The outside of a Los Angeles County sheriff's station in Lancaster. Photo: KABC-TV via AP

Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy facing criminal charges after he faked being shot by a sniper, authorities say

  • Local law enforcement left reeling after they launched a search for gunman who they believed had shot the deputy, only to find out the story had been fabricated
Topic |   Crime

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The outside of a Los Angeles County sheriff's station in Lancaster. Photo: KABC-TV via AP
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This undated photo released by the Long Beach Police Department shows weapons and ammunition seized from a cook at a southern California hotel who allegedly threatened a mass shooting. Photo: AP

Mass shooting by disgruntled hotel cook thwarted at California Marriott, police say

  • Long Beach police claim the suspect had huge arsenal and well-laid plans
  • Rodolfo Montoya allegedly plotted a revenge attack on Marriott
Topic |   Gun violence in the US

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This undated photo released by the Long Beach Police Department shows weapons and ammunition seized from a cook at a southern California hotel who allegedly threatened a mass shooting. Photo: AP
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