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Police arrest Merced Man on weapon and Meth Charges

On November 29th, 2018, at approximately 7:09 A.M. Officers Salyers and Arias were dispatched to a suspicious person asleep inside a vehicle. When they arrived…

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More information on the Vehicle vs Pedestrian accident in Merced

On November 29th, 2018, at approximately 6:50 p.m. Merced Police Department received a call of a pedestrian vs vehicle accident in the area of West…

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Man arrested in Atwater for stealing vehicles in the City

Atwater Police have been dealing with a string of vehicle thefts. A black Honda Civic was stolen in the 1900 block of Atwater Boulevard at…

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Be advised PG&E might turn your service off

As the second significant storm of the fall season heads to Pacific Gas and Electric Company’s (PG&E) service area, the company urges its customers and…

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Body found buried in the backyard of a home identified

Modesto CA – Stanislaus County Coroner’s officials have identified Jacob Sutton-Bubeck (26, Modesto) as the man found buried in the backyard of a home on…

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Caltrans closing highway 140 in Mariposa

Caltrans is pre-emptively closing State Route 140 in Mariposa County in the area of the Ferguson Fire burn scar, for approximately 17 miles from Bear…

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Home invasion turns into shooting

Snelling, CA – Home invasion turns into a shooting, one suspect in custody. In the early morning hours on November 28, 2018, the Merced County…

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New fire chief Alcorn to replace chief Wilkinson

Deputy Fire Chief Billy Alcorn has been named Acting Fire Chief to replace Fire Chief Michael Wilkinson. Wilkinson abruptly retired Monday evening. Alcorn started at…

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Deputy crashes into power pole when he was responding to a chase

Riverbank CA – Deputy Antonio “Tony” Hinostroza (45) was killed in a vehicle collision just before 10:00 PM just outside of Riverbank, Deputy Hinostroza was…

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A Body was found buried in the backyard of a home

Modesto CA – Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Detectives are investigating a possible homicide after a body was discovered buried in the backyard of a home on…

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