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OAKDALE — An Oakdale man was arrested after investigators determined he lied about finding metal objects in his kids’ Halloween candy. Last year, Matthew Blackcloud claimed he discovered small metal objects in five pieces of his children’s trick-or-treating candy. He told detectives he didn’t know how the objects ended up in the commercially packaged pieces of candy. The 38-year-old father was the only resident in his Burchell Hill neighborhood to make such a report and no other tainted candy was […]
SUTTER COUNTY — The Sutter County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a homicide at a walnut orchard near 11074 Meyers Road in Live Oak. Around 8:42 a.m. Saturday someone called the police to report a man down with a gunshot wound to his head. The caller told authorities about a blue Honda they saw leaving the area but wasn’t sure if it was involved in the shooting. When deputies arrived, one deputy found the victim and the other deputy located a […]
AUBURN — Authorities are investigating a non-injury plane crash at the Auburn airport. The incident occurred around 1 p.m. Saturday. A male and female were on board the aircraft; neither was injured. At this time, it is not known what caused the plane crash incident. The airport reopened around 2:30 p.m. Stay with FOX40 for updates. Staff from the police department and fire department are at the Auburn Airport for a plane crash incident. No injuries are reported at this […]
STOCKTON — A fire beneath an overpass broke out Friday afternoon at Wilson Way in Stockton. Officials say the west side of the Stockton Diverting Canal is where the fire started and was “likely started by the homeless. It took two fire engines to put the blaze out. Officials report that that no one was hurt.
Gary is out in Old Sacramento getting a look at the inaugural Waterfront Days heritage event, taking place Memorial Weekend. Friday, May 24 – Education Day 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Various activities for local school groups 1 p.m.: “Quest for the Gold Spike” melodrama at the Eagle Theatre Saturday, May 25 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Outdoor heritage festivities 1 & 3 p.m.: “Quest for the Gold Spike” melodrama at the Eagle Theatre* 6 to 10 p.m.: Brad Johnson […]
Today is the unofficial start of the summer travel season. According to AAA, nearly 43 million Americans will start their summers with a memorial day weekend getaway. Nearly 38 million of them will go on a road trip. But, before you pack up your bags, you might want to think about the gas that will fuel your vacation. Nationwide, gas prices have already begun creeping up, and as the summer demand kicks in. According to the National Household Travel Survey, […]
ISLETON — Investigators have arrested and charged three people after a man was beaten in Isleton back in February and later died from his injuries. On Feb. 10, a pedestrian was injured in Isleton in what was initially reported as a hit-and-run, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office. California Highway Patrol officers arrived at the scene and found the victim, Steven Schmidt, but they were unable to find any evidence of a crash. Schmidt was taken to a hospital, […]