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Posts Tagged ‘Veronica Rocha’

Glendale Reporter Suddenly Finds Herself Working the Bauhaus Beat

It’s one of those very strange stories: the weekend arrest in LA of Peter Murphy, lead singer of British rock band Bauhaus, following an alleged March 16 hit-and-run in Glendale.

Glendale News-Press public safety and courts reporter Veronica Rocha bas been busy catching up to the details. There’s the bag of methamphetamine found in the cop car, which Murphy denies was his; there’s the idea that the lead singer of Bauhaus is taking anti-depression medication. And there’s also this, from today’s brief court hearing:

Fans who had hoped to catch a glimpse of the Goth rocker were disappointed when he didn’t make an appearance in [Los Angeles County Superior] court.

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Times Community News Takes Early Lead for Headline of the Year

Wow. Just…wow. How can you not read that story? Veronica Rocha‘s piece in the Glendale News-Press has all the elements–violence, sandwich rape, banana theft. Kudos!