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  • A map indicates the area near the intersection of Western Avenue and 7th Street in Koreatown where a female motorist was killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday, March 23, 2014.
  • A woman was killed after crashing her car into a parked vehicle in Koreatown Sunday morning.
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car crash, koreatown, dui, los angeles news
  • Police respond to the scene of a fatal shooting near 6th Street and Shatto Place in Koreatown Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014.
  • One person was killed and two others injured following a shooting outside a café in Koreatown Sunday.
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shooting, arrest, koreatown, los angeles news
  • Two male victims were fatally shot near 3rd Street and Normandie Avenue in Koreatown Monday afternoon.
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koreatown, shooting, murder, homicide investigation, los angeles news
  • Water collects on the roads after a water main broke in Koreatown in Los Angeles on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013.
  • A broken water main was to blame for a flooded underground garage that affected dozens of cars in Koreatown.
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water main break, koreatown, los angeles news
  • A seven-car crash is seen in Koreatown on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013.
  • Two people have been transported to the hospital after a seven-car crash in Koreatown on Monday.
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car crash, traffic delay, koreatown, los angeles news
  • Janet Choi, 19, is shown in a file photo provided by the Los Angeles Police Department.
  • A missing 19-year-old Fairfax High School student has returned home to her family, police said Wednesday.
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missing person, hollywood, koreatown, los angeles news
  • Janet Choi, 19, is shown in a file photo provided by the Los Angeles Police Department.
  • A search is underway for a 19-year-old student, missing from her home on the 4900 block of Maplewood Avenue in Hollywood.
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missing person, hollywood, koreatown, los angeles news
  • Two officer-involved shootings were reported in the area of Pico and Mariposa in Koreatown Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013.
  • Two officer-involved shootings were reported in the area of Pico and Mariposa in Koreatown Wednesday afternoon.
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lapd, officer-involved shooting, shooting, koreatown, los angeles news
  • A 90-year-old man, identified as Los Angeles resident Joo Yoon, is shown on his bicycle on a crosswalk on the night he was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on April 27, 2013 near Koreatown.
  • The wife of a hit-and-run victim is speaking out, just as police revealed new dashcam video of the Koreatown crash.
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hit and run, koreatown, car crash, caught on tape, eyewitness news
  • A 90-year-old man, identified as Los Angeles resident Joo Yoon, is shown on his bicycle on a crosswalk on the night he was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on April 27, 2013 near Koreatown.
  • The wife of a hit-and-run victim is speaking out, just as police revealed new dashcam video of the Koreatown crash.
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koreatown, hit and run, car crash, caught on tape, lapd, los angeles news, subha ravindhran
  • A 90-year-old man, identified as Los Angeles resident Joo Yoon, is shown on his bicycle on a crosswalk on the night he was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver on April 27, 2013 near Koreatown.
  • Police hope new video will help find the driver behind a hit-and-run near Koreatown that killed an elderly man.
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hit and run, koreatown, car crash, caught on tape, eyewitness news
  • Southlanders grabbed their bikes and took to the streets of Los Angeles Sunday for the seventh edition of CicLAvia Sunday, June 23, 2013.
  • Southlanders grabbed their bikes and took to the streets of Los Angeles Sunday for the seventh edition of CicLAvia.
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road closure, hollywood, koreatown, little tokyo, mid wilshire, los angeles news, leanne suter
  • Southlanders grabbed their bikes and took to the streets of Los Angeles Sunday for the seventh edition of CicLAvia Sunday, June 23, 2013.
  • Southlanders grabbed their bikes and took to the streets of Los Angeles Sunday for the seventh edition of CicLAvia.
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road closure, hollywood, koreatown, little tokyo, mid wilshire, eyewitness news
  • An undated file photo of Samuel Michel, who was killed in his Koreatown apartment on April 10, 2012.
  • Wednesday marked exactly one year since a young man was stabbed to death in Koreatown. His murder remains unsolved.
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stabbing, koreatown, los angeles news, amy powell
  • An undated file photo of Samuel Michel, who was killed in his Koreatown apartment on April 10, 2012.
  • Wednesday marked exactly one year since a young man was stabbed to death in Koreatown. His murder remains unsolved.
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koreatown, stabbing, eyewitness news
  • An undated file photo of Samuel Michel, who was killed in his Koreatown apartment on April 10, 2012.
  • The family of a man murdered in his Koreatown apartment in 2012 hopes a $100,000 reward will help catch his killer.
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stabbing, koreatown, los angeles news, leanne suter
  • An undated file photo of Samuel Michel, who was killed in his Koreatown apartment on April 10, 2012.
  • The family of a man murdered in his Koreatown apartment in 2012 hopes a $100,000 reward will help catch his killer.
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koreatown, stabbing, eyewitness news
  • A suspected drunk driver has died Friday, April 5, 2013 after he was Tasered by Los Angeles police during a confrontation near 4th Street and Vermont Avenue in Koreatown Thursday, April 4, 2013.
  • A suspected drunk driver has died after he was Tasered by Los Angeles police during a confrontation in Koreatown.
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dui, koreatown, lapd, charlie beck, los angeles news, rob hayes
  • A suspected drunk driver has died Friday, April 5, 2013 after he was Tasered by Los Angeles police during a confrontation near 4th Street and Vermont Avenue in Koreatown Thursday, April 4, 2013.
  • A suspected drunk driver has died after he was Tasered by Los Angeles police during a confrontation in Koreatown.
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dui, koreatown, lapd, charlie beck, eyewitness news
  • The body of 62-year-old Cornelius Rich was found inside his apartment in Kingsley Drive in Los Angeles Koreatown on Tuesday, March 19, 2013.
  • The body of 62-year-old Cornelius Rich was found inside his apartment in Kingsley Drive in Los Angeles' Koreatown.
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koreatown, body found, murder, lapd, los angeles news
  • A Los Angeles police vehicle at the center of a suspicious package investigation is seen near Wilshire Boulevard Temple on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012.
  • A judge ordered a man accused of making bomb threats against a temple and a police car to be sent for a mental examination.
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arrest, koreatown, los angeles news
  • A Los Angeles police vehicle at the center of a suspicious package investigation is seen near Wilshire Boulevard Temple on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012.
  • Police announced Wednesday that a man has been arrested after a bomb scare near a Jewish synagogue.
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arrest, koreatown, los angeles news
  • A car appears flipped on its side following a police pursuit in Koreatown on Friday, Oct. 26, 2012.
  • A reckless driving suspect was taken into custody after leading police on a brief chase in Koreatown.
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koreatown, car chase, car crash, los angeles news
  • Police surround the Grand Prix Auto Body shop in Koreatown, where a robbery was reported on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.
  • An investigation is under way after an attempted robbery at an auto body shop in Koreatown on Thursday night.
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koreatown, los angeles news
  • Police investigate after a man, woman and dog were found dead inside a Koreatown apartment on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012.
  • A man, woman and a dog were found dead at a home in Koreatown on Monday in what police believe was a murder-suicide.
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koreatown, shooting, murder, los angeles news, elex michaelson
  • Police investigate after a man, woman and dog were found dead inside a Koreatown apartment on Monday, Oct. 15, 2012.
  • A man, woman and a dog were found dead at a home in Koreatown in what police believe was a murder-suicide.
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shooting, koreatown, murder, eyewitness news
  • Friends and family of a pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run crash near Koreatown gathered at a makeshift memorial to mourn the death on Sunday, July 15, 2012.
  • A pedestrian was struck and killed near Koreatown, and a search is under way for the hit-and-run driver.
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koreatown, hit and run, car crash, lapd, los angeles news
  • Friends and family of a pedestrian killed in a hit-and-run crash near Koreatown gathered at a makeshift memorial to mourn the death on Sunday, July 15, 2012.
  • A pedestrian was struck and killed near Koreatown, and a search is under way for the hit-and-run driver.
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koreatown, hit and run, car crash, lapd, eyewitness news
  • Police tape cordons off the scene of a fatal hit-and-run crash on Saturday, July 14, 2012.
  • A pedestrian was struck and killed in Koreatown, and a search is under way for the hit-and-run driver.
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koreatown, hit and run, car crash, lapd, eyewitness news
  • One bicyclist was shot dead and another was wounded in Koreatown on Saturday afternoon.
  • One bicyclist was shot dead and another was wounded in Koreatown on Saturday afternoon.
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shooting, koreatown, los angeles news, amy powell
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  • The body of a man with a knife in his back and stab wounds to the head was found inside a Koreatown apartment Tuesday.
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stabbing, koreatown, los angeles news
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
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accident, koreatown, dui, los angeles news
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
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accident, koreatown, dui, eyewitness news
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
  • A church van was hit by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning, sending twelve people to the hospital.
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accident, koreatown, dui, eyewitness news
  • KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.
  • Los Angeles police officers were called to a church in Koreatown on Sunday after a suspicious package was found nearby.
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koreatown, suspicious object, lapd, los angeles news
  • A man suspected of firing shots at the Chinese Consulate in Los Angeles has been arrested.
  • A man suspected of firing shots at the Chinese Consulate in Los Angeles has been arrested.
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koreatown, arrest, shooting, los angeles news
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
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officer-involved shooting, lapd, koreatown, gang activity, los angeles news
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
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lapd, officer-involved shooting, koreatown, gang activity, eyewitness news
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
  • Two juveniles have been charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two LAPD officers in Koreatown on Saturday night.
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lapd, officer-involved shooting, koreatown, gang activity, eyewitness news
  • The search continues for two gunmen responsible for shooting two Los Angeles police officers in Koreatown.
  • The search continues for two gunmen responsible for shooting two Los Angeles police officers in Koreatown.
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lapd, officer-involved shooting, koreatown, gang activity, eyewitness news
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Two Los Angeles Police Department officers were injured in an officer-involved shooting in Koreatown on Saturday night.
  • Two Los Angeles Police Department officers were injured in an officer-involved shooting in Koreatown on Saturday night.
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officer-involved shooting, lapd, koreatown, los angeles news
  • KABC-TV covers Los Angeles and Southern California.
  • A man who triggered a bomb scare on a Metro bus in Koreatown faces possible criminal charges.
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koreatown, santa monica, arrest, los angeles news
  • Three people were seriously injured in a car accident in Los Angeles Koreatown on Wednesday morning.
  • Three people were seriously injured in a car accident in Los Angeles' Koreatown on Wednesday morning.
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accident, koreatown, los angeles news
  • Police say armed bandits stormed into a jewelry store in Los Angeles Koreatown, attacking one person with a hammer.
  • Police say armed bandits stormed into a jewelry store in LA's Koreatown, attacking one person with a hammer.
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robbery, koreatown, los angeles news, sid garcia
  • Los Angeles investigators are trying to track down armed robbers caught in the act by a surveillance camera in March.
  • Los Angeles investigators are trying to track down armed robbers caught in the act by a surveillance camera in March.
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robbery, caught on tape, koreatown, los angeles news
  • LA County Sheriffs deputies are seizing money to make good on unpaid taxes at the Wilshire Hotel in Koreatown.
  • LA County Sheriff's deputies are seizing money to make good on unpaid taxes at the Wilshire Hotel in Koreatown.
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koreatown, los angeles news, john north
  • Steven Eugene Washington, 27, was shot to death March 2010 near Koreatown in an officer-involved shooting.
  • The L.A. Police Commission ruled two officers were not justified in the fatal shooting of an unarmed man with autism.
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koreatown, officer-involved shooting, lapd, charlie beck, los angeles news
  • ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.
  • A 40-year-old Los Angeles man was arrested in connection with a rash of underground parking lot robberies in Koreatown.
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koreatown, robbery, arrest, los angeles news
  • ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.
  • Two people are dead and another was critically injured after two shootings in Anaheim and Koreatown on Sunday.
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koreatown, shooting, orange county news
  • Two pedestrians were hit before a car plowed into a light pole in Koreatown Friday morning.
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car crash, koreatown, los angeles news