Category: Koreatown

Dallas Police: Suspect Arrested in Koreatown Salon Shooting

A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting that wounded three women in a hair salon in the city’s Koreatown that authorities have said might have been a hate crime, police said early Tuesday. The suspect was being interviewed and processed, the Dallas Police Department said, and Chief Eddie Garcia was expected to…


Woman Trapped in Trash Chute in Koreatown Apartment Building Rescued

LOS ANGELES—Firefighters rescued a woman who was trapped in a concrete trash chute about 20 feet down from the roof of a four-story apartment building in Koreatown, authorities said Wednesday. Firefighters went to the 800 block of South Hobart Boulevard at about 8:15 p.m. Tuesday, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported. An Urban Search and…


2 Men Charged in Connection With Fatal Brawl in Koreatown

LOS ANGELES—Two people were charged on Jan. 19 in connection with a fight near a Koreatown 7-Eleven that resulted in the death of a man who tried to break up the melee, and left another man hospitalized. Jose Orozco Garibay, 26, was charged with murder for allegedly stabbing Seanna Widjaja, 30, during the 2 a.m….


Man Fatally Stabbed While Breaking Up Fight in Koreatown; Three in Custody

LOS ANGELES—Three men were in custody Monday, Jan. 17, in connection with a fight near a 7-Eleven in Koreatown that left one man dead and another man hospitalized. Officers were dispatched at about 2 a.m. Saturday to Sixth Street and Alexandria Avenue on a report of a group fight, according to the Los Angeles Police…