SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A 64-year-old inmate was found dead of unknown causes early Wednesday at San Diego Central Jail, authorities reported. Deputies conducting security checks on the seventh floor of the Front Street detention center found the man ...
A man died while in custody at the San Diego Central Jail, law enforcement said Friday. The 31-year-old inmate was found unresponsive, "slumped over" near a partition in a holding cell on the second floor of the jail around 6 p.
The Naval Criminal Investigative Service is investigating a fatal shooting at a Marine Corps Recruit Depot in San Diego after a driver approached a base entrance with a knife. The alleged intruder was shot by base personnel after several warnings and was pronounced dead at the scene moments later.
Don Kojis, an original member of the San Diego Rockets who was also the NBA franchise’s first All-Star, has died. He was 82. Kojis, who had recently been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer, died early Friday morning at his San Diego home.
A river hippopotamus named Otis has died at the San Diego Zoo. He was 45. Otis was nicknamed the “smiling hippo” at the zoo, The Associated Press reported. He got his nickname in 2010 when he was caught in a viral photo showing all his teeth in what appeared to be a big grin.
Officers found the victim lying on Sabre Street near Sawtelle Avenue around 1:30 p.m. after heading to the area for reports of gunfire, a police spokesperson said. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene,
A 16-year-old boy was found dead Wednesday morning at the Kearny Mesa Juvenile Detention Facility, county officials said. The boy showed no signs of trauma or assault, and there was no immediate indication as to how he died,
After showing signs of illness, a 6-year-old female orca has died at SeaWorld San Diego, the park said Thursday. The orca, Amaya, died with animal care specialists by its side, according to a statement from park officials.
Stuart Hedley, San Diego's famous Pearl Harbor survivor, has died at age 99 from complications of COVID-19, according to a published report. The San Diego Union-Tribune said Hedley, a longtime Clairemont resident,
Funeral services were set to be held Tuesday for Father Joe Carroll, a San Diego icon of charitable services whose decades of work for the homeless made him a noted figure nationally and a beloved civic fixture in his adopted hometown.