HOTLVILLE- Imperial County Sheriffs were called into Holtville about a house fire near Palm and 5th Street April 17. Â Two engines, one from El Centro and another from the county fire department, responded to the request for backup. Â The fire was a an abandoned building, no residents were detected inside before the fire engines arrived. Â The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
EL CENTRO- The El Centro Police Department has put out a warning and request for a runaway juvenile last seen on Saturday, April 16, on N. McDonald St. Â 10:15 PM. Â The juvenile was last seen wearing a black shirt and blue jeans, has several scars, and has a history of suicidal tendencies. Â He has made statements to his mother that he wanted to kill himself.