A man carrying a samurai sword has surrendered to police after a short standoff in Modesto Wednesday morning, officers say.
David William Noll, of Modesto, already paid about $9,000 in restitution before Monday’s sentencing. Prosecutors say they expect he’ll end up paying about $12,000 to cover the cost of restoring the murals.
A hall full of holiday cheer was destroyed after a fire at a Modesto church early Saturday morning.
Police say that a bicyclist was hit by a car Friday morning.
Attorneys for a man convicted of killing Washington intern Chandra Levy have returned to court as part of their pitch to a judge that he deserves a new trial.
Police say that a body was found in a Modesto canal Wednesday morning.
A Modesto city ordinance prohibits parking cars on lawns, and the city can cite drivers if a neighbor calls and complains. The city says it receives about two to three complaints a week.
With dried blood left behind, neighbors said they heard the screaming. Fernandez had apparently intervened after the four dogs broke loose from the next yard over, attacking his aging mother.
Authorities say that one of the two people attacked by pit bulls Tuesday has died from his injuries.
Even though Joe Hall lost the use of his legs and arms in a car accident 28 years ago, his perseverance has allowed him a second chance at his art and at love.
A man and woman are dead after a shooting near the Tuolumne River late Sunday morning.
Authorities seized 145 pounds of meth in a raid that targeted homes in Modesto and Brentwood.