Local News

El Centro man dies after being booked by police

(58 year old El Centro man dies)…He was in the process of being booked into County Jail, when he fell ill. His identity has not been released. El Centro police say officers conducted a traffic stop at around 6:00 pm Tuesday, in the area of 2nd Street and Orange Avenue. The vehicle was being driven by the 58 year old. A search was conducted on the vehicle. It revealed a concealed firearm and drug paraphernalia. The driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the man to his El Centro residence, where a probation compliance check was conducted.



Page 249 of 372