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Emergency crews work to extricate a person pinned in their vehicle after colliding with a school bus Monday morning. One person was extricated from their vehicle this morning after they were pinned into it after a collision involving a Modesto City School bus. The accident happened shortly before 11am this morning at the intersection of 13th and G streets in downtown Modesto. No students on the bus were injured, there was at least one on board. Traffic units from the Modesto Police Department are on scene investigating the collision, we will post further updates as soon as they become available.

Thursday, 01 December 2011 12:29

Stockton - Two Bodies Found In Warehouse Fire Rubble

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STOCKTON, CA - San Joaquin County Investigators are at the scene of a warehouse that burned down on Monday evening. During the fire investigation, officials found two deceased bodies buried in the rubble.

The Modesto Police Department is investigating a fatal traffic collision that occurred on McHenry Avenue last night.

At about 8:20 PM on Wednesday night Modesto police officers responded to a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian traffic collision near the intersection of McHenry Avenue and Briggsmore Avenue. When medical personnel and patrol officers arrived they discovered a critically injured man in the roadway. First responders administered CPR and emergency lifesaving measures at the scene. The man was transported to a local hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

The preliminary investigation suggests that the pedestrian was in the northbound lanes of McHenry Avenue, south of Briggsmore Avenue when he was struck by a northbound SUV. Moments later, the man was struck by a second vehicle that was also traveling in the northbound lanes of McHenry south of the intersection.

At this early stage in the investigation the exact cause of the collision continues to be under investigation. Neither of the drivers appeared to be under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

The identity of the pedestrian involved in this collision is being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin. He is being described as a white male in his late teens or early 20’s.

Traffic on McHenry between Granger and Briggsmore was diverted for several hours as the scene was processed by traffic investigators.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Traffic Officer Rodney Garcia at 572-9500.

Thursday, 17 November 2011 00:30

Raw Video: Man Shot, Killed In South Modesto

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On Wednesday night just before midnight Sheriff’s Office deputies working in the area of the 500 Block of Hatch Road heard multiple shots being fired and began to try and locate where they were coming from. A few minutes later they were dispatched to the same location, residents were reporting hearing multiple shots being fired.

When they arrived they learned that a male subject had been shot multiple times. The subject, who was identified as 34 year old Alfonso Linares of San Jose, CA was transported to Doctors Medical Center where he later died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Linares was found in a large shed type structure and was with several other subjects when he was shot. At this time, homicide detectives only have that the suspects were Hispanic males and have no other identifying information. There is a possibility that they arrived in a vehicle, but do not have vehicle information to provide at this time.

Anyone with information about this case can contact Detective Mario Moreno at 209-567-4475. Callers can also leave an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636. Tipsters can also e-mail tips at, or text them to CRIMES (274637) by typing "Tip704" plus the message and be eligible for a cash reward.

Wednesday, 16 November 2011 07:08

Stockton Students Share Reaction On Teacher Controversy

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Students at Lincoln High School in Stockton give their reaction to a teacher under investigation for involvement in several adult websites and products. The teacher decided to create the shirt design in question after she noticed her students "spent most of the period staring at her boobs." She is also involved in several teacher themed adult websites and the sale of adult products. She allegedly used a school issued laptop to conduct some of the business.