South Pasadena police save woman from jumping off bridge; Monterey Park officers shoot suspect; students debate gun control

News from around the West San Gabriel Valley:

Suicidal woman pulled from bridge (San Gabriel Valley Tribune)South Pasadena police pulled a woman from the Fair Oaks Avenue bridge over the 110 Freeway early Saturday. They received calls about a woman wearing black clothing about to jump off the bridge. They rescued the 29-year-old and she is in psychiatric evaluation.

Man shot by Monterey Park police after allegedly simulating a weapon  (San Gabriel Valley Tribune)A man called Monterey Park police Thursday evening and said his brother was attacking him but was unsure if the brother had a weapon. When officers arrived, the suspect was uncooperative and was shot after allegedly simulating a weapon. He sustained one gunshot wound and was treated at a hospital for non life-threatening injuries.

South Pasadena students debate gun control (South Pasadena Patch)VIDEO: South Pasadena High School students debated gun control Thursday night at Huntington Middle School. The students, members of the South Pasadena San Marino YMCA Delegation, are preparing to debate the drafted bills at the 65th Model Legislature and Court in Sacramento later this month.

Man arrested in Monterey Park for serial check scam (Chinese: World Journal)A man in Monterey Park was arrested on Jan. 23 for a serial check scam involving about $50,000 from Bank of America branches in California and Nevada. Officers arrested the suspect while he was waiting for service at a Bank of America in Monterey Park. The FBI has started investigating the case.

Our news roundup includes stories from Alhambra, Monterey Park, San Gabriel, South Pasadena, Pasadena, El Sereno, San Marino, Rosemead, and Temple City.Our news roundup includes stories from Alhambra, Monterey Park, San Gabriel, South Pasadena, Pasadena, El Sereno, San Marino, Rosemead, and Temple City.

1 thought on “South Pasadena police save woman from jumping off bridge; Monterey Park officers shoot suspect; students debate gun control”

  1. Great to see South Pasadena news hitting the Alhambra Source. Despite the I-710 extension disagreements, the two cities can gain by knowing about each other and the news that connects their people on both sides.
    Felix
    SPHS ’61

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