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Merced Sheriffs need help from the community to identify these suspects

On the early morning hours of August 20, 2019, Merced County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an address in the 9600 block of Turner Island…

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Sheriffs chase vehicle, vehicle crashes on railroad tracks, 6-month-old baby found in car

(Merced sheriffs press release) On August 20, 2019, at about 11:10 am, Merced County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were involved in a vehicle pursuit on Highway…

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The man who rode a horse into the Merced River has been found

The Merced Sheriffs Office Dive Team located a deceased male in the Merced River at around 8:45 a.m today. The unidentified person was located about…

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Man goes missing after riding horse into Merced River

The Merced County Sheriff’s Office is reporting, the Water Rescue and Recovery Team is currently at Santa Fe Avenue and the Merced River Area in…

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Man arrested for armed robbery at Merced County Market store

The Merced County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man for an armed robbery that took place at El Torro Market in Winton on August 7, 2019….

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Man Dies After Competing in Food Eating Contest at the Grizzlies

The Fresno Grizzlies held a taco eating contest during its game Tuesday night. One of the participants, 41-year-old Dana Hutchings of Fresno, began to choke…

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23-year-old from Winton arrested for shooting in Livingston

On August 5th, 2019 the Livingston Police Department arrested 23-year-old Jose Refugio Olvera from Winton California with the help from the Merced Sheriffs Department. Olvera…

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Wanted Felon ran from Merced Police officers, K9 Finds him

In the late evening hours of August 4, 2019, the Merced Police Department requested the assistance of Deputy T. Thomas Miller and his K-9 partner…

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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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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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