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Los Angeles murder suspect arrested in a Chula Vista motel

Los Angeles murder suspect arrested in a Chula Vista motel

Chula Vista Police coordinated efforts with Los Angeles detectives to arrest Jose Godinez, the suspect of a Nov.28 shooting that killed a 40 year old man.
Overdose of a San Diego Central Jail inmate from Chula Vista in July ruled an accident

Overdose of a San Diego Central Jail inmate from Chula Vista in July ruled an accident

The death of a 22 year old Saxon Fredrick Rodriguez ruled an accident as an autopsy report released on Dec.1 by the San Diego County Medical Examiner indicated a fentanyl and methamphetamine overdose.
Chula Vista man sentenced to nearly six years in prison for distributing over 100 pounds of fentanyl

Chula Vista man sentenced to nearly six years in prison for distributing over 100 pounds of fentanyl

Ernesto Renteria, 45, was sentenced to 71 months in custody on Dec.1 for distributing over 100 pounds of fentanyl, fentanyl analogues, cocaine and methamphetamine.
Suspect arrested for fatally shooting a man last week in Chula Vista

Suspect arrested for fatally shooting a man last week in Chula Vista

Martin Morales, 48, was arrested on Dec.1 at the U.S-Mexico line in Otay Mesa for the suspected murder of 54-year-old Alberto Marquez.
A potential case of arson in Chula Vista sets ablaze four vehicles in total

A potential case of arson in Chula Vista sets ablaze four vehicles in total

Authorities are investigating a potential case of arson after four vehicles and a boat were found in flames early Monday morning.
Four people hospitalized in a collision

Four people hospitalized in a collision

A collision involving two men and two women believed to be caused by driving under the influence resulted in their hospitalization with injuries not considered life threatening.
Shooting at a Chula Vista home killed a 54 year old man

Shooting at a Chula Vista home killed a 54 year old man

Alberto Marquez, 54, suffered a fatal gunshot wound on Friday during a loud argument among several people at a Chula Vista home.
Family of missing Indiana woman distributes flyers throughout the South Bay

Family of missing Indiana woman distributes flyers throughout the South Bay

San Diego, Chula Vista and Imperial Beach sees missing person flyers describing Lateche Norris, 20, as her parents spent Thanksgiving searching. 
Suspect arrested for the murder of a man and hospitalization of a 17 year old boy

Suspect arrested for the murder of a man and hospitalization of a 17 year old boy

Tracy Reasonover is accused of being the shooter of On the Rocks Cocktails on E. street in the early hours of Nov.13, which killed a man and injured a 17 year old boy.
Chula Vista woman charged with embezzling over $350,000 from her employer and clients

Chula Vista woman charged with embezzling over $350,000 from her employer and clients

Ana Phimmasone, 37, pled guilty in federal court for stealing over $350,000 as a manager of a local health care provider, and was charged with one count of wire fraud.