San Fernando Valley roundup: 170 Freeway closed after reported suicide attempt, Canoga Park murder-suicide victims identified

November 06, 2012
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Good morning, readers. Today is Tuesday, November 6.

A portion of the southbound Hollywood (170) Freeway in North Hollywood was closed early Tuesday as investigators took a man into custody who was allegedly threatening to jump from an overpass. Patch

Authorities have identified the victims in a Friday Canoga Park murder-suicide as 29-year-old Bahram Varahram and Asleh Meradi Kashkouli, 25. Police say that Varahram shot Kashkouli before turning the gun on himself. Daily News

Police say the driver of an SUV that jumped a curb and crashed into the living room of a Chatsworth home was eating food from McDonald’s when he lost control of the vehicle. Daily News

Burbank police arrested a man on suspicion of animal cruelty and public intoxication after reportedly violently shaking a puppy while drunk. Burbank Leader


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