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Video of Chula Vista police officer tackling teen prompts investigation

Chula Vista officers tckle teenager to the ground and spark investigation.

A Snapchat video of a teenage girl being thrown to the ground by Chula Vista police officers has prompted an investigation. 

It happened on Wednesday, August 15 at SDG&E Park on Hilltop Drive. An officer says a teenager flashed a gang sign and when the situation escalated more officers were called in. 

LGBT community member identified in fatal Hillcrest accident

Victim's family remember him as "one of a kind and a beautiful soul."

The person who was tragically killed while reportedly sleeping in a Hillcrest parking garage entrance has been identified as 27-year-old Daniel Arreola.

It happened this past Friday when Arreola was asleep in a sloped entrance to an underground parking complex near The Hub at the 1200 block of Cleveland Avenue. 

Sleeping man dies after being run over in Hillcrest parking lot

Man sleeping near parking garage killed after being run over.

San Diego Police report that a man was killed after being run over by a car entering a Hillcrest parking garage on Friday morning. 

It happened near the Hub on the 1200 block of Cleveland Avenue at approximately 4:30 am. 

Law enforcement say a woman in a white Mercedes ran over the victim who was sleeping near the entrance causing his body to become stuck beneath her vehicle. 

City of Chula Vista declares Sept. 8 to be LGBTQ Day in the city

his was the first time that Chula Vista, the second largest city in San Diego County, has approved a proclamation to declare an LGBTQ Day in the fast-growing city.

At yesterday’s meeting of the Chula Vista Council, city officials presented a proclamation declaring Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, to be LGBTQ Day in the city. The date coincides with the annual South Bay Pride Art & Music Festival which will be held at Chula Vista’s Bayside Park.

Former strip club Body Shop purchased by The Rock Church

The Rock purchases former strip club in the Midway District.

The historic Body Shop in the Midway District that closed last December, has been purchased by The Rock Church. 

The former strip club is located at 3776 Riley Street and sits right behind another live adult entertainment mainstay; Les Girls just off of Camino Del Rio W.

Hillcrest thrift shop closes permanently

The Baras Foundation Thrift Shop has permanently closed reports the Hillcrest Town Council. The organization posted a picture of a vacant building devoid of the furniture and clothing that are usually displayed in the storefront. 

The last post on the store's Facebook page is dated March 15, 2018. And their website is no longer active.