Deputies detain man driving stolen car in Lafayette, locate two firearms

The suspect vehicle was seen going westbound on state Highway 24 near the Pleasant Hill Road exit in Lafayette and deputies followed, but did not chase, the vehicle to West Oakland, where it was pulled over at Willow and Goss streets, the Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

Fire claims part of 'Old Lafayette'

A three-alarm structure ripped through a commercial building that houses the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce just early Thursday causing a damage estimate of about $1.1 million.