Rodney King's life in Calif. marked by long line of run-ins with police

King died Sunday of an apparent drowning at his home


By Melissa Pinion-Whitt
San Bernardino County Sun

RIALTO, Calif. — Rodney King's life in the Inland Empire was marked by a long line of run-ins with law enforcement.

For a time, King, who died of an apparent drowning at age 47 on Sunday at his Rialto home, lived in Upland right next to the Police Department.

He also spent time in Fontana.

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