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  • CRIME & COURTS

    Los Banos gang-shooting suspects remain at large

    The shooting took place on the 400 block of L Street on April 13 at 4:07 a.m.

  • CRIME & COURTS

    Police: Sister stabs brother

    Cmdr. Jason Hedden said on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m., police responded to the 600 block of Kensington Circle after receiving a report of a stabbing. Officers spoke with a 28-year-old male suffering from a stab wound to the left arm. Police said the victim was allegedly stabbed by his sister after ...

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    Killer of Gustine man gets 40 years

    Albert Hernandez, 18, was sentenced Friday to serve 40 years to life in prison for killing Shane Thomas Moore on March 4, 2013. A jury convicted him of second-degree murder and gang participation in February after a three-week trial before Judge Ronald W. Hansen. Hernandez was 17 at the time of ...

  • CRIME & COURTS

    Police: School threat not credible

    Police issued a news release stating: "The Police Department, in conjunction with school district officials, are investigating the possibility of a school threat believed to have originated from an out of state juvenile. Detectives continue to work with school officials but at this point the department...

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    Man arrested after evading code enforcement

    A man who allegedly tried to evade a code enforcement citation was arrested by police Thursday.

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    Arrest made in Circle K robbery

    The Los Banos Police Department responded to a report of a robbery at Circle K, 547 W. I St., at 12:49 a.m. The store clerk told officers a man entered the business wearing a hooded sweatshirt, made threats and demanded money. The suspect, who was given an undisclosed amount of cash, fled on foot.

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    Mom accused in fight with teen still not getting medical treatment

    During a pre-preliminary hearing Wednesday, Deputy Public Defender Derek Meyer told Judge Harry Jacobs that Angelia Spafford has various medical and dental ailments. Meyer did not disclose the ailments, but Jacobs directed jail staff to allow her to be seen by a physician and that he receive written...

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    Pot busts leads to discovery of $2.6 million in plants, two arrests

    Cmdr. Jason Hedden said police discovered marijuana grow operations on the 100 block of North Santa Rosa Street, 400 block of Vine Street, 1700 block of San Simeone Way and the 600 block of Kensington Circle.

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    Los Banos Police search for shooting suspect(s)

    Cmdr. Jason Hedden said the shooting occurred in the 800 block of Vermont Avenue at 7:56 p.m. The house was shot multiple times but no one was injured, police said.

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    Police Search high-speed chase suspect

    Police said at 2:01 a.m. Thursday officer Paul Llanez was patrolling the 300 block of North Santa Ana Street when he noticed a vehicle parked with the engine running in front of a residence. The location is known for drug activity, according to police. Llanez approached the vehicle and spoke with...

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