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Photo: FLLewis / Media City G -- KTLA reported the discovery of a body in Burbank April 28, 2016

Burbank Police investigating a homicide

The Burbank Police have the identity of a homicide victim — but the details of his death remain a mystery today. The body of 30 year-old Nshan Balyan of North Hollywood was discovered last Thursday, wrapped in plastic, in an open field in the 600 block of North Victory Boulevard, according to a Burbank Police news release. Detectives suspect Balyan was killed somewhere else and his body dumped in the Burbank field. Investigators combed the scene for clues and are reviewing footage from several surveillance cameras in the area. Anyone with... Read More →

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Photo: FLLewis / Media city G -- ABC7 ran a report on the investigation surrounding the death of a woman in Burbank August 24, 2015

Burbank man arrested in connection with a homicide

Local media is reporting the arrested of a 49 year-old Burbank man in connection with the death of a woman last night. Burbank Police answered a call about “a female not breathing” at a home in the 1900 block of Richard Street at around 10 p.m. Sunday, according to a news release. Once inside, officers discovered the victim’s body. The death was considered suspicious so homicide investigators were brought in. Late today, Burbank Police announced the arrest of Brian Thomas Lowe who lived in the home, with his... Read More →

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Photo: FLLewis/Media City G -- Crime scene tape in Burbank

Murder charge filed against Burbank suspect

The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office has file one count of murder against a Burbank man in connection with the death of his mother. Moises Diaz was arrested last Monday, following the discovery of the body of  77 year-old Maria Diaz in an alley in the 4000 block of West Victory Boulevard. Diaz, 40, is being held on $1, 000,000 bail. Yesterday, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office revealed the victim died of “… asphyxia by neck compressions,” according to a Burbank Police news release. The suspect and the... Read More →

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Photo: FLLewis/ Media City G -- Burbank Police unit

Burbank Police investigating first homicide of the new year

A 40 year-old Burbank man is being held on $1, 000, 000 bail today, on suspicion of murdering his mother. Yesterday morning at around 10:40, police were called to the 4000 block of West Victory Boulevard, following a report of a person sleeping in an alley. Once at the scene, they discovered the body of a deceased female whom police have now identified as 77-year-old Maria Diaz. The cause of death… ” is pending an autopsy by the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office,” according to a news release from the... Read More →

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