AM Briefing from for August 8, 2013

The Amber Alert for a homicide and kidnapping suspect is expanded this morning to Nevada, Oregon, and Washington. 40-year-old James Lee DiMaggio is wanted for the murder of his old friend Christina Anderson and the possible kidnapping of Anderson two children, 16-year-old Hannah Anderson and 8-year-old Ethan Anderson.

Authorities believe DiMaggio may be running to Canada or Texas. He may be driving a blue 2013 Nissan Versa sedan, California license plate 6WCU986.

DiMaggio is 5 feet 9 and about 150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes

Hannah is 5-foot-7 and 115 pounds, with blond hair, blue eyes

And Ethan is 4-foot- 11 and 65 pounds, with sandy blond hair

If you see them call San Diego County Sheriff’s at 858-565-5200

The Filner saga continues.

San Diego’s former mayor and current Chamber of Commerce CEO Jerry Sanders formally uninvited the current mayor Bob Filner from the Chamber’s Washington D.C. trip. Filner was going to be a member of the delegation going to D.C. to promote San Diego’s economy. But with all of the sexual harassment, lecherous, and inappropriate behavior allegations coming to light the chamber says …

“We simply cannot risk any major distraction that would further impede the region’s business.”

A man wanted in connection to a 36-year-old murder is under arrest today. 60-year-old Carmen Aguilar was arrested by marshal’s deputies near Phoenix Arizona at around noon yesterday. Authorities believe Aguilar shot and killed Eriberto Landeros on June 19, 1977.

From a hospital bed this afternoon around 2:00 27-year-old Marciano Flores Jr. will be arraigned for driving drunk and killing his 60-year-old father. California Highway Patrol says Flores was drunk when he drove off the freeway hit a tree killing his dad.

In San Diego’s downtown courthouse this afternoon at 1:30 Michael Woodward will be sentenced for conning over three million dollars form hundreds of senior citizens. Woodward sold fake “in-home service agreements” … these were like fake handy-man agreements.

And finally this morning at 8:30 San Diego’s Muslim community is celebrating the festival of Eid at the San Diego Convention Center. The event marks the end of Ramadan the Muslim month of fasting

For more on these and other stories please check

… And please remember to post, re-post, and share.

So you can be kept up to date on what matters.



Comments are closed.