• Bottle-Throwing Prompts North Park Police Standoff Where Suspect Heaved Hot Oil at Officer's Face

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    A SWAT unit approaches the scene in North Park. Courtesy OnScene.TV
    A woman who had allegedly thrown glass bottles off a second-floor balcony at her North Park home holed up Friday inside and refused to surrender to police, prompting an hourslong standoff that was ongoing into late afternoon.
    The San Diego Police Department got a call about the disturbance in the 2500 block of Vancouver Avenue shortly before 10 a.m., SDPD public-affairs SDPD Lt. Adam Sharki said.
    When patrol personnel arrived, the woman barricaded herself inside, Sharki said. During the ensuing standoff, she allegedly...
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