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Pretrial Hearing Today for Man Who Forced Woman on Roof

Tuesday May 27th, 2015 6:45am

A pretrial hearing is scheduled today for Christian Broyles Hicks, the man  charged with breaking into the home of a Venice woman, forcing her up onto the roof of her home as she tried to escape.

Melora Rivera was in bed when the break in happened. She managed to escape by climbing onto her roof where she sat perched under the eaves, terrified.

Wearing only a flannel shirt, she waited for LAPD to come to her rescue.

Read previous stories here.

Video courtesy of Tony Vera

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