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Merced Gang Member ran from Officers, several backyards were searched in this neighborhood

On May 30th, 2019, Merced Police Department Officers contacted 21-year-old Cruz Villegas at ā€œNā€ and West 11th Streets. Villegas provided his identification to the Officer,…

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Merced Police arrest man with several bags of Methamphetamine and heroin

On May 29, 2019, at approximately 7:38 p.m., Officer Tucker Zazueta made a traffic stop in the area of Applewood & West Olive Avenue for…

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New Rally’s opening soon in Merced, this is the planned location

Checkers Restaurants will be opening a Rally’s soon in the City of Merced. According to Corporate, they do not have an opening date in place…

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Man shot several times on Stockton Freeway, this is what CHP said

FREEWAY SHOOTING On May 28th, 2019, at approximately 9:29 p.m., Stockton CHP responded to a solo vehicle traffic collision involving a Honda on northbound I-5…

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Douglas White resigns his position as Atwater City Attorney

Douglas White of Churchwell White LLP informed the City of Atwater that he will resign his position as City Attorney on June 7, 2019, or…

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Three Men Shot in Merced Sunday Night, all three taken hospitals

On May 26th, 2019, Merced Police received a shots fired call at approximately 10:52 p.m in the area of R Street and West 2nd Street….

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Posted in Vehicle Accidents

4 killed in Merced County crash, 2 adults and 2 children

On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, at approximately 8:29 p.m., a 40-year-old from Pomona California was driving a 2017 Nissan Altima Eastbound on State Route 152…

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CHP is currently investigating a fatality collision, this is what we know so far

The California Highway Patrol in Los Banos is currently investigating a crash on State Route 152 near Gonzaga road. One fatality has been confirmed. According…

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Man shot in Merced, this is all police know

On May 25th, 2019 at 2:54 AM the Merced Police Department received a call from staff at Mercy Medical Center regarding a man with gunshot…

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Man stabbed in Merced, he was flown to a Modesto hospital

On Sunday, May 26th, 2019, at approximately 9:30 a.m. the Merced Police Department responded to the interactions of “M” Street and West 13th for a…

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