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    Report: Arrest Made in 2003 Modesto Cold Case of Lacy Ferguson

    MODESTO — An arrest was made in the 2003 Modesto cold case of Lacy Ferguson, according to the Stanislaus County District Attorney’s Office. Ferguson’s mother, Boni Driskell, posted on her personal Facebook page Friday that the suspect, 44-year-old David Aguilar, was booked into the Stanislaus County Jail for her daughter’s death. Aguilar was held in a Mexican prison since 2014 on a warrant for the killing, according to a DA press release. After investigators obtained enough evidence, the warrant was […]

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    Body Found in American River near Howe Avenue Boat Ramp

    SACRAMENTO — A body was found in the American River near the Howe Avenue boat ramp Friday. The Sacramento Fire Department recovered the body of a male, whose age is unknown, shortly after 4:30 p.m. The body was turned over to the Sacramento County Coroner’s office for further evaluation. It was not clear who the person was or how long they had been in the river. UPDATE: DART divers suit up and move on to Boat 8 to attempt recovery […]

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    Search for Missing Vallejo Teen Expands to Sonoma County

    JENNER — The search for 15-year-old Vallejo girl Pearl Pinson expanded to Sonoma County Friday, according to the Solano County Sheriff’s Office. A Solano County Sheriff’s spokesperson was supposed to be in the town of Jenner later Friday afternoon. The man accused of kidnapping her, 19-year-old Fernando Castro, was killed Thursday in a shootout with sheriff’s deputies. It was not immediately clear what led investigators to Sonoma County. Pinson was last seen Wednesday morning on a pedestrian overpass. Investigators told FOX40 […]

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    Driver Arrested for DUI after 2 Teens Killed in Crash on Power Inn

    SACRAMENTO — Two teens died Thursday evening after a crash on Power Inn Road in Sacramento. According to the Sacramento Police Department, a Ford Ranger pick-up and Toyota Camry collided at Power Inn and 39th Street just after 7 p.m. Two 17-year-olds, a boy and a girl, were trapped inside the pick-up before they were freed and taken to the hospital, where they later died. The driver of the Camry, 23-year-old Taylor Spier, was also taken to the hospital, and […]

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    Catching Up with Technology

    Rich Demuro has the latest things hitting the technology world. Company Pebble is Going Back to Kickstarter uniVerse Cellphone Case Summer Travel Soundtracks with Google Music

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    Crews Battle Stockton Mobile Home, Car Fire

    STOCKTON — Fire crews battled flames that engulfed a mobile home and car on Thursday evening. The fire happened at McKinley Mobile Home Park on South El Dorado Street about 5 p.m. A neighboring mobile home also sustained minor damage in the fire. No one was injured in the fire. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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    Missing Turlock Tortoise Returned Safe, Caretaker Says

    TURLOCK — George, the missing desert tortoise from Turlock, has been returned safe, according to its caretaker. Richard Melton, who is taking care of the animal for someone else, says someone rang the doorbell and ran off, leaving the 15-year-old tortoise. Melton told FOX40 that he suspects the person who had George possibly mistook him for an aquatic turtle, and that could be why he’s moving slow — by tortoise standards. Several people have donated money to help find George. […]

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    Don Pedro Recreation Headquarters Destroyed in Fire

    DON PEDRO — A large fire devastated the Don Pedro headquarters in Tuolumne County just days before Memorial Day weekend, a time when about 10,000 visitors are expected to drop by. The Turlock Irrigation District said it will not affect visitors’ trips to Don Pedro. They set up a mobile visiting center in place of their headquarters. Cal Fire was called in around 9 p.m. on Wednesday to fight the flames and were not able to control it until 2 a.m. on […]

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    Vallejo Kidnapping Suspect Killed in Shootout with Deputies, Teen Still Missing

    VALLEJO — The suspect in an AMBER Alert issued Thursday out of Solano County got into a shootout with sheriff’s deputies in Santa Barbara County, the Solano County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday afternoon. The suspect, identified as 19-year-old Fernando Castro, was killed. Gone with him, possibly the most direct access to answers about 15-year-old Pearl and why the car he and she were believed to be in was 300 miles away from Vallejo in Solvang, California. That Saturn was spotted first around […]