4 People, Not 5, Died In Merced County Bus Crash, Sheriff-Coroner SaysA crash that nearly sliced a bus in half on a central California highway killed four people, not the initial report of five, a local sheriff said Wednesday.
Woman Grieves For 3 Family Members Lost In Less Than 12 HoursFrom the crime scene where her uncle lay dead, a niece is trying to piece together a deadly puzzle that has left her family in pieces and facing an overwhelming loss.
Merced County Murder Suspect Shot Dead In TurlockAuthorities have shot and killed a man wanted in Merced County for killing two people late Friday night.
Atwater Mayor Pro Tem Cited For Tantrum Over Cost Of MilkshakeA pricey milkshake led to a shake, rattle and rant for one man. He isn’t just any man, but a city leader.
Girl, 7, Drowns In Merced RiverFamily members are mourning the death of a 6-year-old girl from the San Francisco Bay area who drowned Sunday in the Merced River.
Merced County Inmate Found Dead In Her Jail CellAn autopsy is expected this week on an inmate who was found dead in her Merced County jail cell just as she was about to be released on bail.
Manhunt Underway For Escaped Inmate In Merced County A manhunt is underway for an inmate who escaped from a jail in Merced County Tuesday morning.
Deputies Investigating Home Invasion In Merced CountyMerced County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a home invasion robbery where a six-year-old girl was dragged by her hair, a teenage girl was punched in the face and shots were fired.
Baby Unharmed After Being Thrown From Car; Parents ArrestedAn 8-month-old baby is in protective custody after flying out of a car being driven at a high rate of speed
Deputies: Man Left Dead Uncle In Home For 30 DaysA man has been arrested on a number of charges after allegedly failing to notify authorities that his uncle died and then stealing money from the victim’s account.
Kidnap Case Turns To Homicide After Child's Body Found In CanalThe Stanislaus County Sheriff is offering his deepest condolences to the family of a 4-year-old boy who was kidnapped two weeks ago in Patterson after the body of a young boy was found in a canal early this morning.
Major Pot Growing Operation Found In TrailerMerced County authorities said a marijuana growing operation worth hundreds of thousands of dollars was busted in a doublewide trailer Tuesday.