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Man shot and killed after argument at a party in Merced County

A man was shot and killed after an argument broke out this past weekend according to the Merced Sheriff’s department. Sheriff deputies responded to the…

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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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Man allegedly accused of killing a woman in Modesto, Arrested

Modesto Police Detectives have located and identified 37-year-old Joseph Chapman of Modesto. Chapman was wanted on Murder Charges, he was arrested after an anonymous tip…

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Four credit card skimmers found in Gas station pumps, detectives say

Four skimmers were removed by Madera Sheriffs Office Detective Cuthbert from the Oakhurst Valero. The skimmers were installed inside the pumps and are not visible…

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Man in his late 20’s found deceased in Merced

At approximately 6:56 a.m. Merced Police and Medical Personnel responded to the area of V Street and Main Street for a man down. Upon arrival…

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Woman Med-flighted after modified explosive device blows up on her

On March 28th, 2019, at approximately 9:30 p.m., Merced Police dispatch received a call of a woman who had possibly shot herself on the hand….

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Man in his 20’s, Shot at 7-Eleven in Merced, just after midnight today

On March 16th, 2019, at approximately 12:38 a.m., a Merced police officer was on “R” Street and Bear Creek drive when he heard possible shots…

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Man shot in Atwater, runs into Bobbi’s liquor for help

On March 13th, 2019 at approximately 11:35 p.m., Atwater police responded to Bobbi’s liquor for a possible shooting, upon arrival officers located a 47-year-old man…

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INVESTIGATORS NEED YOUR HELP IN SOLVING 2012 HOMICIDE

The Merced County Sheriff’s Investigation Bureau is requesting the assistance in a 2012 homicide that took the life of Bryan Sanchez an Atwater resident. Bryan…

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MERCED SHERIFF’S FIND GREEN HOUSES AND WAX IN SNELLING HOME

Over the weekend, Sheriff Vern Warnke and the Merced County Sheriff’s Office Aviation Unit located a large illegal marijuana grow in the 4200 block of…

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