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  • Good morning, here is your daily news bulletin for September 24th, 2016.   Fire crews battled a blaze at a home on the 1800 block of Wylie Drive Friday at about 4:30 in the afternoon. Crews from Modesto and Stanislaus Consolidated Fire responded to the scene. The home suffered significant damage and displaced the occupants   A pedestrian was struck by a hit and run driver later Friday. Police responded to find the victim near the Circle K near McHenry and Standiford at about 5:15pm. The involved driver fled the scene. The pedestrian's condition was not available.   Police in
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    Morning Bulletin for Saturday September 24th, 2016

  • Good morning, here's our morning bulletin with quick news updates.   In Stockton, two people were shot while driving on I-5 near Eighth Street Thursday afternoon. The man and woman were struck by gunfire and taken to a hospital. The suspect fled the area.   In case you missed it, two men were arrested this week for the murder of 13 year old Brisa Covarrubias. She was shot May 30th in front of her home in West Modesto and passed away at a hospital.   A vehicle collision in Keyes disrupted power to the area over night after a driver collided with a
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    Morning Bulletin For September 23rd, 2016

  • MODESTO - Police arrested two men in connection to the shooting death of a 13 year old girl in May of 2016.   Emilio Silva, 19 of Modesto, and Juan Carlos Cruz, 24 of Empire were arrested Tuesday after authorities served warrants on residences in Empire. They were booked into the Stanislaus County Jail.    During the search of the residences, authorities recovered ammunition and loaded firearms. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW   The victim, 13 year old Brisa Covarrubias was shot on May 30th in front of her home on Pelton Avenue. She was transported to a hospital where she died from her
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    Suspects Identified in Teen's Murder

  • MODESTO - Police have made two arrests in connection to the shooting death of a 13 year old girl in May of 2016.   Two suspects face murder charges after being apprehended by authorities Tuesday morning in Empire, according to police spokeswoman Heather Graves. The victim, 13 year old Brisa Covarrubias was shot on May 30th in front of her home on Pelton Avenue. She was transported to a hospital where she died from her injuries. Another teen was also injured in the shooting.   Thursday morning, Modesto Police, Stanislaus Sheriff, and Probation officers served simultaneous warrants as the investigation continued. The warrants were served
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    Two Arrested in Teen's Shooting Death

  • MODESTO - An injured bicyclist who fell into Dry Creek was rescued by firefighters Tuesday afternoon. Emergency crews responded to a call at Dry Creek shortly before 6:00pm. According to Modesto Fire Department Battalion Chief Randy Anderson, the bicyclist miscalculated a bump on the biking trail along the creek and fell about 20 feet. The bicyclist suffered a broken leg, and his bike came to land a short distance away in the water. Firefighters and paramedics stabilized the bicyclist and used a basket and ladder to remove him from the creek area. Anderson indicated that some of the trail areas are
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    Injured Bicyclist Rescued by Fire Crews

  • MODESTO - A pedestrian was killed Wednesday morning after being struck by a car on McHenry Avenue.   The collision happened at around 5:45am just south of the Rumble Road intersection. The pedestrian was transported to a local hospital but was pronounced deceased.   The involved vehicle appeared to be a dark Nissan sedan with visible front passenger side and windshield damage. The driver was at the scene speaking with authorities.   Police closed off southbound McHenry between Rumble Road and Woodrow Avenue for the investigation.   Further updates will be posted as information becomes available.   ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW
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    Fatal Crash Investigated on McHenry

  • STOCKTON - Police closed a central area intersection Friday afternoon for a major injury crash investigation. The crash happened after 2:00pm at the intersection of Madison and Acacia Streets, and involved a white Ford SUV and a black Kia SUV. The Ford collided with a palm tree at the intersection. Officials say everyone was transported to the hospital. No further information was available at time of publication. ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW
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    Stockton Crash Investigated

  • LOS BANOS - Authorities arrested three men in connection to a homicide in Los Banos on September 13th. On Wednesday, authorites arrested 34 year old Ronnie Lujan, 59 year old Charles Frederick Lujan, and 55 year old Steven Andrew Lujan.  Rene Cruz Sandoval, 35 of Los Banos, was found in an alleyway near the 300 block of H Street suffering from what was later determined to be a gunshot wound. Life saving measures were performed, but he was pronounced deceased at the scene.  ADVERTISEMENT - ARTICLE CONTINUED BELOW Detectives located a single shell casing near the crime scene. A surveillance camera captured
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    Three Arrests Made in Homicide