Mariposa County Deputy Shot Twice By SuspectAuthorities say a deputy was shot twice during a shootout with a suspect.
Detectives: 3 Central California Men Filmed Themselves Stabbing Man To DeathAuthorities say they have arrested three men in Central California suspected of tying up a man, stabbing him to death and recording it with a cellphone video camera.
2 Central California Men Arrested, Suspected Of Attacking Dog With MachetesTwo men have been arrested in Central California on suspicion of tying a dog to a fire hydrant and slashing it with machetes and leaving it for dead.
Starbucks Under Fire For Drawing Bottled Water Supply From Drought-Stricken CaliforniaA bottle of Ethos water shows a map of the world on its label, but it turns out the water didn’t make a long trip to get to a Midtown Sacramento Starbucks. It was pumped out of Placer County and bottled in Merced.
Alleged Orangutan Touching At Fresno Zoo Lands Merced Man Behind BarsAuthorities in Central California say a 24-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly scaling a five-foot barrier at Fresno Chaffee Zoo to reach under an enclosure and touch an orangutan.
2 Arrested In Shooting That Wounded Merced OfficerPolice have arrested two men suspected of shooting and wounding a police officer during a traffic stop in Central California.
Boy, 16, Found Shot To Death In Merced Middle School Parking LotAuthorities say a young man has been found shot to death in the parking lot of a middle school in Merced.
Pedophile Pediatrician? Merced Doctor Accused Of Hiding Camera In Patient RestroomHis name is still on the front door, but pediatrician Carlos Teran Miranda is out of the office, booked on child pornography charges.
Merced Pediatrician Accused Of Hiding Camera In Office BathroomAccording to Merced Police, a parent of a patient at the Golden Valley Health Center found a camera hidden inside a flower arrangement on the back of a toilet. The parent took the camera to the administration building.
Abandoned Fetus In Stockton Prompts Reminders Mothers In Need Have OptionsThe discovery of the fetus in Stockton comes just a few weeks after two fetuses were found inside a storage locker in Placer County, and a baby was found in a trash bin in Merced.
Newborn Baby Found Abandoned In Merced DumpsterA couple discovered the newborn inside a Merced dumpster while they were looking for recyclables at an apartment complex on D Street.
Fresh Out Of College, Man Founds Growing Thrift Shop ChainInstead of donating items, Esteban Miranda buys things he thinks will sell.