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  • Deadly Multi-Vehicle Crash on Highway 65 Sparks Vegetation Fire

    PLACER COUNTY — One person has died and five others were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 65 north of Lincoln Tuesday. Cal Fire reports three vehicles were involved in the collision along the northbound lanes of the highway at West Wise Road. One person was killed. The person’s identity has not been reported. Five people sustained minor injuries. Flames from one of the vehicles also sparked a 1.5-acre vegetation fire. All Northbound lanes on Hwy 65 at […]

  • Man Killed, Two Injured, Including Child, in Stockton Shootings

    STOCKTON — Stockton investigators worked along Park Street Monday night after shots rang out, leaving a man dead and two others injured. At least three people were hit by the gunfire Monday night in the area between North American and North Sutter streets. A witness described seeing someone jump out of a car and open fire near North Sutter and Flora streets. It was along North Sutter Street, between Flora and Park streets, where police say they found a 19-year-old man […]

  • Firefighters Help Free Dog’s Head from Block Wall

    MANTECA — A dog found itself stuck between a block and a hard place Tuesday. According to the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District, a resident called firefighters needing help freeing her dog’s head from a wall. Firefighters and an animal control officer worked together to get Luna the dog out of the block wall using a pinch bar and a sledgehammer. They carefully removed a portion of the concrete to pull Luna’s head out safely. The woman who owns Luna says her […]

  • Man Arrested after Stabbing Sleeping Girlfriend

    PLACER COUNTY — A man was caught and arrested Monday after he stabbed his girlfriend while she slept in the Blackwood Canyon area near Lake Tahoe. The Placer County Sheriff’s Office reports Justin Moe’s girlfriend told deputies she had been stabbed by Moe before he ran off. Moe ran into the woods near Ellis Peak with a blanket on and no shoes. He was later found around 7 p.m. and taken into custody. The woman’s condition has not been reported.

  • INTERACTIVE MAP: The East Area Rapist/Golden State Killer Murders

    SACRAMENTO — A former police officer suspected of being one of California’s most elusive serial killers will face a trial in Sacramento County on more than two dozen charges, including 13 murder counts. Joseph DeAngelo, 72, was arraigned on Thursday. FOX40 has assembled an interactive map to track the 13 murders DeAngelo is accused of committing. VIEW IN FULL SCREEN The 13 counts of murder and 13 counts of kidnapping for robbery were read aloud in the courtroom for the […]

  • All Orchard Supply Hardware Stores to Close by End of Year

    SAN FRANCISCO — Starting Thursday, Orchard Supply Hardware stores across the country will begin the process of closing down, according to KRON4. Officials tell KRON4 all stores will permanently close by the end of the year. With its headquarters in San Jose, Orchard Supply Hardware has locations in California, Oregon and Florida. Lowe’s purchased Orchard Supply Hardware in 2013 after the home improvement and gardening retailer filed for bankruptcy. More information on the closures will be sent out Wednesday. Orchard […]

  • Cal Fire: Fire Inspector was Killed in Destructive Fire Tornado in Redding

    REDDING — A new report released by Cal Fire details the destruction caused by a fire tornado in Redding on July 26, which killed fire inspector Jeremy Stoke as he was assigned to the Carr Fire. The 18-page report states the fire tornado, or fire whirl, reached speeds of up to 165 mph and covered 1,000 feet at its diameter. The fire plume reached a height of 40,000 feet. Temperatures within the tornado peaked at 2,700 degrees. A tornado at […]

  • 2010 Tracy Homicide Suspect Arrested in Mexico

    TRACY — Law enforcement in Mexico located and arrested a suspect who shot and killed a man in Tracy in 2010. The Tracy Police Department reports 26-year-old James Stancampiano was detained in Chihuahua, Mexico on Friday. Officials with the police department have been spending the last eight years searching for Stancampiano after he fatally shot Kevin Prater on September 15, 2010, according to Tracy Crime Stoppers. Stancampiano is being held at the El Paso County Detention Facility before being extradited back […]

  • Woman Arrested after Leading Stockton Officers on Chase in Stolen Ambulance

    STOCKTON — A woman stole an ambulance from St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Stockton Monday before speeding away from police. The Stockton Police Department reports 34-year-old Natasha Scott took a NORCAL ambulance from the hospital on North California Street. Scott drove to the area of East Bianchi Road and Townehome Drive before she was spotted by officers, according to the Stockton Police Department. Stockton police officers followed the suspect as she sped away from them at around 90 mph. The […]