Marine returns to United States Sat, Apr 30 2016 12:00 PM

Daniel Torres just wanted to go home. The former Marine and combat veteran has been wanting to go home for five years, ever since he left the United States for Mexico because of his documentation status.
Last week Torres got his wish.  After [..]

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Stabber will take his motives to prison

A parolee who pleaded guilty to stabbing three people randomly in Chula Vista accepted his 26-year prison sentence April 14 without saying why he did it. Gerardo Bejar, 45, said nothing before Chula Vista Superior Court Judge Garry Haehnle sentenc [..]

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Skin doctor fined

A National City dermatologist has been sentenced to time served and fined $1,000 for his guilty plea to conspiracy to obtain prescription drugs by fraud that included tranquilizers and pain killers for personal use. Dr. Matthew David Cole, 38, was [..]

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Police looking for second stabbing suspect

A warrant for the arrest of Enrique Cruz Pompa, 19, remains outstanding in the gang-related slaying of a man in National City on April 9. Pompa, of San Diego, is accused in the slaying of Eduardo Ortega Jr., 25, who was stabbed in the 200 block of [..]

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Motorcyclist responsible in death of woman

A motorcycle driver who caused the death of his passenger after driving while intoxicated in Chula Vista has pleaded guilty to gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated. Josue Juan Diaz, 39, faces 10 years in state prison, said Deputy Distric [..]

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