David Anthony Zapata, 32, was charged with murder and attempted murder in the daylight fatal stabbing of teen Xavier Chavarin and the attempted murder of another man last week.
One of two suspects in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Xavier Chavarin in El Sereno was arrested Wednesday after a standoff with authorities at his Alhambra home.
The Los Angeles Police Department on Thursday held a press conference following the arrest of a suspect in connection with the fatal stabbing of 17-year-old Xavier Chavarin in El Sereno. They are currently searching for a second suspect.
The man accused of fatally stabbing a teen in El Sereno and injuring another man was taken into custody after a standoff with authorities Wednesday in Alhambra.
The suspect surrendered following a barricade in Alhambra.
A high school student was stabbed to death outside a restaurant.
Xavier Chavarin, 17, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Xavier Chavarin, 17, was standing outside King Torta restaurant in broad daylight waiting for his family to pick him up down the street from his school when suddenly, a man got out of his car and stabbed him in the back multiple times.
The LAPD briefly, and slowly, chased an allegedly stolen vehicle through El Sereno Saturday.
Police say the suspect approached a 14-year-old and forced them into the bathroom.
A man was caught on camera kidnapping a teenage girl moments before he sexually assaulted her, authorities said.
Firefighters quickly knocked down the flames at Ascot Hills Park and kept it contained to under 10 acres.
A brush fire erupted at a park in the El Sereno area near homes on Tuesday morning.
A man was arrested for the shooting death of his 25-year-old roommate in El Sereno, authorities said.
Investigators determined the victim and the suspect were roommates.
Residents in a beautiful part of El Sereno say they are frustrated.
Bottles of urine and trash are leaving El Sereno neighbors frustrated as they demand the city's sanitation department to take action.
A man was shot and killed by a highway patrol officer in the El Sereno area. Now, his family is calling for justice.
An attorney representing Leonel Chavez's family released the moments before the man was shot and killed by CHP officers.
Crews are battling a massive fire at a Carson warehouse.