Posted in Vehicle Accidents

Merced Police Animal Control Unit involved in a crash today

On March 12th, 2019, at approximately 11:30 a.m., a Merced Police Department Animal control unit was involved in a vehicle collision with a Chevrolet Cruze…

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Man arrested for throwing a bunny into a wall, the bunny died

On January 31st, 2019, At Around 10:30 a.m., Deputies were called to a home in Goshen for a verbal argument. A woman at the house…

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Posted in Community

Merced Fire Department, Police and animal control rescue dog

On January 9th, 2019, just before noon Merced Police animal control responded to a stranded dog at Bear Creek and the R Street overcrossing. The…

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Posted in Crime

Merced County man convicted for animal cruelty

On Friday, November 2, 2018, Darryl Turner, 31, of Dos Palos was convicted by a Merced County jury of one count of animal cruelty, and…

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Two men killed their dogs, claiming the dogs killed their small pigs

On Friday, October 19, 2018, Tulare County prosecutors filed animal cruelty charges against Angel Perez 51-year-old, and Carlos Rivera,18-year-old, for an alleged incident which occurred…

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Two men arrested for hanging two dogs, beating them to death

On October 17th, 2018, (Wednesday night), Tulare County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were called to an address in the 14200 block of Ave 428 in Orosi…

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MAN ARRESTED FOR THROWING PUPPIES AGAINST WALL, WAS RELEASED FROM JAIL TODAY

Darryl Turner, was released from custody today, May 16, 2018, by Judge Shaver, over the strenuous objections of Deputy District Attorney Donna Bakich. Darryl Turner…

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MAN ARRESTED FOR CHOKING AND DROWNING PUPPY

This evening officers arrested Nathan Flores for animal cruelty. Nathan found a puppy in the Fresno River abandoned. Nathan was later seen by neighbors choking…

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Posted in Community

FOX FOUND IN MERCED WOULD BE LEAVING THE STATE

Did you know that it is illegal to keep wild animals as pets? That includes raccoons, squirrels, and even foxes. Well-meaning citizens that do not…

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