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Kidnapping Victim Calls 911, Leads Deputies To Suspect

A victim being held for ransom in Patterson was able to call 911 and lead police to his alleged kidnapper Saturday.


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Patterson Man Found Dead In Car From Apparent Gang-Related Shooting

Police are investigating the death of a man found seated in a car with a gunshot wound to the head.


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Modesto Funeral Home Moonlit As Second-Hand Store

MODESTO (CBS13) — Investigators say 17 bodies were removed from a Modesto funeral home because those remains may have been mishandled. One look at McGuire’s Funeral and Cremation/Second-Hand Store had neighbors sensing something was wrong. […]


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Deputies Evade Bullets While Responding To Modesto Call

When Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a report of shots fired and a woman screaming for help, they found the home and realized something wasn’t right.


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Deputies Discover 50 Dead Roosters At Suspected Patterson Cockfight

Dozens fled as Stanislaus County sheriff’s deputies arrived at a suspected cockfight near Patterson Sunday afternoon.


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UPDATE: Enochs High Lockdown Lifted

James C. Enochs High School has been placed on lockdown due to nearby criminal activity.


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Suspect Arrested In Shooting Death Of Modesto Teen Earlier This Month

A suspect was arrested Wednesday morning in the murder of a 17-year-old boy earlier this month in Modesto.


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Teenager Found Shot To Death In Modesto

A fight ended with the death of an 18-year-old Modesto man on Wednesday night, according to the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department.


Kraig Palacio has been identified as a person of interest in a Modesto homicide on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012. (source: Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department)

Man Found Shot To Death In Modesto; Person Of Interest Sought

A man was found shot to death in front of a Modesto home Thursday night and detectives are looking for a person of interest.


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UPDATE: Man’s Body Found In Modesto Canal

The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s department is investigating a body found in a shallow canal in Modesto Tuesday morning.


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Modesto Bomb Squad Robot Detonates Potential Explosive

A bomb team detonated a potential explosive device found in west Modesto Sunday afternoon.



Two Major Pot Grows Raided In Central Valley

Drug agents are destroying thousands of marijuana plants after two large-scale busts in the San Joaquin Valley occurred as harvest time nears.