Body found; hate crime; stabbings: Carlsbad County, SD crime log

Check out some of this week's police, fire and court stories from across San Diego County.

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CARLSBAD, CA – Here is a collection of this week's police, fire and court stories from across San Diego County.

Stories from near Carlsbad and North County:

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1 stabbed in North County

There are no suspects in custody.

Motorcyclist dies in single-vehicle accident in North County

A motorcyclist was fatally injured in a car accident in Pauma Valley.

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Pastor charged with failure to report sexual abuse by choir director

The public prosecutor accuses the pastor of failing to notify the police or the youth welfare office, thereby violating his legal obligation to report.

Man convicted of killing homeless woman with air rifle in Serra Mesa

19-year-old William Innes pleaded guilty to manslaughter in connection with the killing of Annette Pershal.

Motorcyclists killed in traffic accidents in San Diego area identified

Authorities have publicly released the names of two motorcyclists who died in separate traffic accidents in the San Diego area this week.

Teenager dies from injuries sustained in South Bay car crash

When officers arrived at the scene of the accident, the teenage driver had already pulled the seriously injured passenger out of the truck, police said.

Man convicted of assault and hate crimes against Asian-American police officers

John Richards, 68, punched an Asian-American police officer and yelled racist abuse at him.

Motorcyclist killed in accident in Clairemont

The motorcycle left the road before hitting a curb and a tree, SDPD Officer David O'Brien said.

Man convicted of human trafficking of 16-year-old girl in San Diego County

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Deondre Demetris Porter recruited the victim and brought her from Victorville to San Diego last year.

San Diego police prevent planned street takeovers

The SDPD's Traffic and Western Divisions responded and prevented the group from carrying out the plan.

Motorcyclist pulled off road and killed in collision with car in San Diego County

The motorcyclist from Ramona was thrown onto the road and succumbed to his injuries, according to the CHP.

Nephew of Junior Seau pleads not guilty to murder in connection with deadly drug sale

Micah Rodgers Seau, 31, is accused of giving 31-year-old Connor Gerhart fentanyl pills, resulting in the victim's death on June 1, 2023.

Manslaughter trial ordered after jet ski accident with fatal outcome for girl

Arsanyous Refat Ghaly, 19, is accused of the July 29 accident that killed a girl identified in court documents only as Savannah P.

Body found in Sunset Cliffs area

The circumstances of death were unclear.

Man arrested after stabbing in Sherman Heights

The investigation was carried out by the Central Department of the SDPD.

Emergency services work to contain wildfires on the US-Mexico border

According to Cal Fire, the 400-acre fire has burned 250 acres in the U.S. and 150 acres in Mexico.

2 injured in hit-and-run in San Diego, DUI suspect arrested

According to police, alcohol is suspected to be the cause of the accident.

Firefighters battle house fire in San Diego

There were no immediate reports of injuries or evacuations.

Firefighters bring forest fire under control in Agua Caliente

Officials said emergency crews had fully contained a wildfire that ravaged 180 acres in arid eastern San Diego County.

Man seriously injured in collision between two vehicles in San Diego

The 87-year-old man suffered back fractures, facial injuries and internal bleeding.