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Gang member arrested by Merced Police GVSU

On July 13, 2019, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) contacted gang member 33-year-old Juan Francisco Alvarez who was in a car…

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Man shot in the head in Merced, this is what we know

11:38p.m.,Merced police is currently at a shooting that occurred in the area of Merced Avenue and Motel Dr. According to police the man a Was…

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Man caught on cell video shooting gun at Yosemite lake in Merced

A Merced Gateway News viewer who wished to remain anonymous sent us the following video, the video shows a man allegedly shooting a gun at…

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Gang Member arrested by Merced Police, this is why

The Merced Police Department said on a recent news release that they have arrested a gang member. Merced Gang Violence Suppression Unit Officers located Tolentino…

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Woman shot and killed by 20-year-old man, happened at the adult store in Modesto

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at approximately 2:15 pm, Modesto Police responded to the Liberty Book Store (Adult Store) at 1030 Kansas Avenue for reports…

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Woman arrested with several firearms, police say

On July 5, 2019, the Merced Police Department’s Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) developed information there were several illegal firearms at a home on Crawford…

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Sheriff’s arrest man, he fired his handgun towards his roomate and four children in Merced

On July 5, 2019, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Deputies responded to the 4000 Block of North Highway 59 in Merced for a disturbance between roommates…

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Two shootings in Merced in less than 1-hour sends teenager to Modesto Hospital

(Merced Police Press release) Merced Police Officers are investigating two incidents of shots fired in residential areas within the City of Merced. The first report…

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Two men arrested on home invasion in Merced

On May 9, 2019, at approximately 7:44 a.m., Merced Police Department officers responded to a residence in the 400 block of Beckman Way for a…

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22-year-old leads Merced Police on a chase, this is what he got arrested for

On June 29th, 2019, at approximately 6:50 p.m, Merced Police Department officers were involved in a chase that started in the downtown area. Police pursued…

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