Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Man threatening to jump from freeway overpass causes I-805 closure
The man was spotted on the Adams Avenue bridge shortly before 9 a.m.

Lockdown lifted at CSU San Marcos after reports of gunman on-campus
Students and staff were told to shelter in place.

Early morning house fire displaces 3
The fire was reported at 10:42 p.m. Tuesday, and crews had it knocked down in less than 15 minutes.

Lifeguards close beaches in North County due to lightning strikes
A line of thunderstorms moving over south and central San Diego County around 7:30 a.m. upped the risk for lightening strikes.

73-year-old woman working in garden robbed at gunpoint in Grant Hill
The victim was home alone, working in her yard at 28th and K streets, when the suspects drove up in a small black SUV.

2 detachments of Coronado-based helicopters return home to North Island
The helicopters took part in the search for the Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing in March.

Jason Mraz surprised by Mayor Faulconer's declaration
Jason Mraz’s love for America's Finest City reflects right back on him. Mayor Kevin Faulconer surprised Mraz when he said, “We’re declaring a special day in your honor from the City of San Diego.”

Swim record attempt by local teens
You have to dive in head first to achieve a dream, exactly what 6 teens from East County are doing.

More than 1,000 cyclists turn out on Fiesta Island to support injured cyclist Juan Carlos Vinolo
One week after several cyclists were injured after a wrong-way driver ran into them on Fiesta Island, more than 1,000 cyclists gather again on the island to raise money for the cyclist that was most badly injured.

Trial begins for woman accused of killing 89-year-old for financial gain
A murder trial began Tuesday for a caregiver accused of killing an 89-year-old Rancho Bernardo man and draining his bank accounts of more than $500,000.