Los Angeles Times

Prosecutors won't charge ICE agents involved in crash that killed 2 farmworkers

DELANO, Calif. - Kern County prosecutors Wednesday said they will not file charges against federal immigration agents involved in a crash that killed two farmworkers trying to flee from the agents.

The two Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, Ramiro Sanchez and Dimas Benitez, faced misdemeanor charges of giving false information to police after statements they made to Delano officers were contradicted by surveillance

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times6 min read
As Hong Kong Is Torn By Unrest, A Family Anguishes Over Whether To Stay Or Go
HONG KONG - In the years leading up the 1997 handover of Hong Kong to China, hundreds of thousands of residents fearful of communist rule moved abroad. Virginia Tsang and her family stayed put. When the city was shaken in 2003 by mass protests over a
Los Angeles Times2 min read
Kobe Bryant Stirs Up Crowd As LeBron James And Lakers Dominate Hawks
LOS ANGELES - Kobe Bryant strolled through a tunnel at Staples Center, with his daughter Gianna, on the way to their courtside seats. The first player he encountered on the court was Dwight Howard, with whom he clashed when they were teammates. The t
Los Angeles Times2 min read
Thousands Gather At Vigil In Santa Clarita, Calif., To Remember School Shooting Victims
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. - Thousands of Santa Clarita residents gathered for a candlelight vigil Sunday night - an evening of memories, music and worship - to honor the two students killed in the shooting at Saugus High School. Community members converg