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Mystery Deepens Around Human Bones Found In Linden Attic After Man’s Death

Doug Mapes died outside his Linden home in December. His stepson, Kenny Cunigan, went up to the attic to help his mother clean out Mapes’ belongings when they made a disturbing discovery in a box.


Deputy Jose Pacheco (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Dept.)

Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Theft

Detectives have arrested a Stanislaus County Sheriff’s deputy in connection with a theft investigation.


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Body Discovered During Fire At Home Outside Of Hughson

Deputies say the body of a man was found inside a burning house early Monday morning.


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Deputies Find Muddy Suspect Hiding Under Mulberry Bush

After a 911 call about someone making criminal threats, deputies found Daniel Lee Bench, 47, nearby. Bench fled from deputies, and tried to hide under a muddy mulberry bush.


Scene of the investigation Monday. (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department)

Woman’s Burned Body Found In Orchard Near Ceres

Detectives say the burned body of a woman was found in an orchard just outside of Ceres Monday afternoon.


Surveillance footage of the suspect. (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department)

Man Suspected Of Vandalism, Hate Crime In Salida

Authorities in Salida are looking for a man suspected of committing a hate crime over the weekend.


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Woman, 42, Shot And Killed East Of Waterford

Detectives are investigating a shooting east of Waterford that has left a 42-year-old woman dead.


Surveillance video shows the man pulling out a gun and demanding cash. (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Dept.)

Would-Be Robber Pepper-Sprays Krispy Kreme Employee

Stanislaus County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help to fine a man who tried to rob a Krispy Kreme restaurant in Riverbank.


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Basketball Coach Stabbed At Waterford High School

Deputies say a basketball coach was stabbed at Waterford High School Monday night.


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Man, Woman Shot And Killed Along Tuolumne River

A man and woman are dead after a shooting near the Tuolumne River late Sunday morning.


Vaughn's booking photo. (Credit: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department)

Detectives: Suspect In Riverbank Murder Arrested At Turlock Walmart

Authorities say they have arrested they suspect wanted for the August murder of a man in Riverbank.


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Modesto Police Shoot, Wound Armed Suspect

Modesto police say one of their officers has shot and wounded an armed man.