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UCLA Student Arrested For Two Sexual Assaults In His Fairfax District Apartment
The Los Angeles Police Department arrested UCLA student Kai Andrew Bannon on Wednesday for three counts of sexual assault involving two women. A third case involving another woman may result in further charges, pending a review by the District Attorney's Office.Bannon, 33, was arrested at his apartment in the Fairfax district on the 300 block of North Sierra Bonita Avenue for incidents that occurred in 2012 and 2014. The first victim met Bannon through a "roommate wanted" ad and the second victim met him through a mutual friend. Bannon was found not guilty of rape in Massachusetts back in 2010, according to a press release from the LAPD.
The Daily Bruin reports that Bannon is a fifth-year undergraduate student at UCLA, and is originally from Oregon.
Bannon pleaded not guilty to three felony counts on Thursday, including rape and sodomy.
LAPD detectives believe there may be additional victims of assaults by Bannon, and are asking for the public's help. Anyone with information on the case should call (213) 473-0447 or 1-877-LAPD-24-7.
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.