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About 3,000 Marijuana plants, 500 pounds of finished product and 5 firearms seized

The Merced County Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Enforcement Team was busy this week serving five search warrants throughout the Delhi area of Merced County. During the…

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Sheriff deputies say, Man still wanted for stabbing wife to death in Winton

Winton, CA- The Merced County Sheriff’s Office is still looking for the man responsible of stabbing 30-year-old Rocio Fierro. The stabbing occurred on February 20th,…

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One of the men arrested for impersonating an officer in Atwater

On 11/15/2018 the Merced County Sheriff’s Office Supervise Release Team (SRT) received information of a white male adult who was impersonating a Merced County Sheriff’s…

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MOTHER WAS USING HER 15-YEAR-OLD TO SELL MARIJUANA

On August 17, 2018, deputies served a marijuana cultivation search warrant in the 15000 block of Roseann Court in Delhi resulting in the arrest of…

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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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THIS IS WHAT MERCED SHERIFF FOUND FROM HELICOPTER VIEW

On June 22, 2018 the Merced County Sheriff’s Office conducted three marijuana investigations in regards to illegal marijuana grows throughout Merced County. Two of the…

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PLANADA TACO TRUCK DOUBLE HOMICIDE SHOOTING SUSPECT ARRESTED

On June 20, 2018 at about 4:30 pm, the Merced County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Bureau took 24-year-old Juan Ceja-Prado of Planada into custody. Ceja-Prado was…

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PLANADA DRUG STORE BURGLARY, CHASE ENDS IN SACRAMENTO

On May 30, 2018 at about 2:21 am, Deputy Chris Chilton with the Merced County Sheriff’s Office received a call to the San Joaquin Drug…

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3,500 PLANTS AND 150 POUNDS OF DRIED MARIJUANA CONFISCATED

The Merced County Sheriff’s Office took down another illegal marijuana grow in the Ballico area of Merced County. On May 18, 2018, Deputies Ibarra and…

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FATHER ARRESTED FOR THE DEATH OF HIS 22-MONTH-OLD CHILD

The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jesse Ashton (21) of Mariposa on charges of Involuntary Manslaughter, following the death of his 22- month-old son. Ashton…

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