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  • Missing Elderly Man Found Dead after Getting Trapped in Drainage Ditch

    TRUCKEE — The CHP reports a missing 85-year-old Nevada man was found dead Saturday in Soda Springs. The elderly man from Sparks, Nevada was leaving the Soda Springs gas station parking lot around 12:30 a.m. when he drove his 2001 Nissan Frontier into a drainage ditch. He was able to exit the car but could not get out of the ditch. A passing driver found the unresponsive 85-year-old eight hours later and emergency personnel determined he had died at the […]

  • Police: Man Killed in North Sacramento Shooting

    NORTH SACRAMENTO — A Sacramento man died Sunday from a gunshot wound. Reports of the gunfire came in around 8:40 p.m. and officers later discovered Sacramento resident Christopher Dubriel, 45, had been shot. He was transported to a hospital where he died. Investigators with the Sacramento Police Department have not found the suspect in the shooting on Dale Avenue, just off of Santiago Avenue. A motive in the shooting has not been determined. Stay with FOX40 News for more updates […]

  • Police: Intoxicated Man Takes Patrol Car for Joyride, Crashes it Into Pole

    SACRAMENTO — An intoxicated 22-year-old allegedly stole a Sacramento police patrol car Saturday night then crashed it into a telephone pole, police said. According to police, Zachary Samaha crashed the stolen police vehicle near a liquor store on Sunnyslope Drive. A nearby citizen, Chris Marzan, was able to detain Samaha before officers arrived at the scene and arrested him on suspicion of car theft and driving under the influence. Early on Marzan thought he was getting pulled over, by a […]

  • Shooting in Fairfield Leads to Multi-Car Collision; Several Injuries Reported

    FAIRFIELD — A shooting near Interstate 80 in Fairfield Saturday led to a multi-vehicle collision and has left several people injured. The Fairfield Police Department reports occupants in a car traveling down Waterman Boulevard near Hilborn Road began shooting at a Honda Accord. The driver of the Honda was hit multiple times by the gunfire and lost control of his car, striking two other vehicles on the roadway. Officials say the 26-year-old driver has been hospitalized with life-threatening wounds. He is […]

  • Stockton Emergency Food Bank Director Found Dead

    STOCKTON — Stockton officials have launched a homicide investigation after the executive director of the Stockton Emergency Food Bank was found dead. Mike Donaghy’s body was discovered in one of his rental properties on Valley Oak Drive around 3:45 a.m. Friday. The Stockton Police Department reports the 60-year-old’s death was initially deemed suspicious in nature. Following an autopsy, Stockton officials ruled his death a homicide. No motive or suspect information has been reported by the police department. Absolutely heart broken. […]

  • Dash Cam Video Shows Battalion Chief en Route to Fire Crashing into Car

    SACRAMENTO — A Sacramento Metropolitan Fire battalion chief collided with another driver Saturday while en route to an apartment fire. Metro Fire’s Battalion Chief 9 was driving through the major intersection of Florin Road and Stockton Boulevard with lights and sirens on. A dash camera video captured by a citizen shows the Metro Fire vehicle waiting to enter the intersection as cars speed through. When it crosses the busy intersection it T-bones a sedan, spinning the small blue car all the […]

  • Marine from Elverta Stabbed to Death in San Diego

    SAN DIEGO — A Marine from Sacramento County was stabbed to death Friday while trying to break up a fight, according to the man’s family. Lance Cpl. Ryan Evan Harris’ grandparents say their 21-year-old grandson had been in the Marines for two and a half years. At Camp Pendleton, where he was stationed, he worked as a diesel mechanic. Harris had just visited the Eleverta home he grew up in for Christmas and was supposed to leave Friday to return […]

  • Disgruntled Ex-Employee Smashes Galleria Jewelry Store Cases with Hammers

    ROSEVILLE — A former disgruntled employee used hammers to smash display cases in a jewelry store at Roseville’s Westfield Galleria Friday and was later arrested. At 12:51 p.m. a woman with her small child were told to leave Fast-Fix Jewelry Watch and Repairs by Hagop Hayrabedian, a former employee of the store, according to the Roseville Police Department. When the mother and her child left, Hayrabedian took out two hammers and began smashing display cases. Bystanders were able to stop […]

  • Stray Dogs Killed Modesto Woman, Detectives Say

    MODESTO — Detectives believe stray dogs attacked and killed a woman Thursday in South Modesto. The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department reports around 7:50 a.m. 56-year-old Deborah Onsurez was found with severe injuries in the driveway of a home on Crows Landing Road near the intersection of South 7th Street. Officials pronounced Onsurez dead at the scene. Detectives said they believe the 56-year-old was killed by stray dogs. When deputies and animal control officers searched the immediate area for the dogs […]