Homicide Suspect in Double Homicide Shot by Police

Two women were shot to death Friday night in an area south of Turlock and the suspect was killed by Merced County Sheriff’s deputies early Saturday morning at a Turlock motel. Around 8 p.m. Friday the Merced county Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call reporting multiple shots fired in the 11000 block of Lander Avenue.…

Double Homicide in Merced Co. – YCV- Video

At 7:45 pm on Friday, deputies responded to a home on Lander Avenue near the intersection of Bradbury Road for a call of shots fired. The house is situated between the town of Hilmar and the city of Turlock. Once on the scene, investigators found two women dead from bullet wounds. The motive behind their…

Green Dot card scam targets PG&E customers | abc30.com

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) — Madera County Sheriff’s officials are warning business and property owners of a scam that is targeting PG&E customers. The sheriff’s office says it has received two complaints — one from a filling station in Eastern Madera County and a restaurant in Madera — that were told over the phone that they…

Madera Co. Authorities Issue Warning About Real Estate Scam

FRESNO, Calif. (KMJ) — Madera County authorities are issuing a warning about a real estate scam. Sheriff John Anderson says the con artists are placing homes currently for sale on CraigsList, as properties that are available for rent. The phony ad posters claim to be missionaries, who are relocating due to a higher calling, and…

Police Reports (5/28/14) | Crimes & Courts | Chowchilla News

From May 11 through May 17, the Chowchilla Police Department responded to 518 calls. There were 294 calls for service and 234 self-initiated calls. Forty-seven reports were taken during this seven-day period. There were 13 misdemeanor five felony arrests. The Following is a sample of the calls for the week. May 11 • An officer…