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Man Charged with Attempted Murder for Shooting at Convenience Store

Photo: Anthony Heffelmire CONCORD — A man has been charged with attempted murder for shooting at a customer at a busy convenience store. Many other persons were nearby at the

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Senior Citizens Arrested on Suspicion of Sexually Molesting Children

Photo: Lonnie Wright and Aldaberto Guardado CONTRA COSTA COUNTY — Two senior citizens are in custody on suspicion of sexually molesting young children. Authorities in east San Francisco Bay area

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A Desire for Junk Food Leads to Arrest for Kidnapping & Attempted Murder

Photo: Marcus Dean RICHMOND — A man who left a trail of electronic evidence was arrested on suspicion of kidnapping and attempted murder. Though it was his desire for junk

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Police Sketches Lead to Arrests of 2 Suspects in Cold Murder Case

Photo: Andrew Cordova (l) and Michael Collins SAN PABLO — Authorities closing in on a cold murder case released police sketches leading to the arrests of two men three days

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No One Hurt: A Man with a Sawed-Off Shotgun Arrested at Home Depot

Photo: Dryden’s confiscated gun MARTINEZ — Police confiscated a sawed-off shotgun and arrested a man inside a Home Depot store on August 29th. Customers and staff had to be evacuated

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Pizza Hut Robbery Suspects Caught after Driving without Headlights

Photo: Marvin Osegueda-Savaria and Jorge Alvarado-Mata PINOLE — Driving away from the scene of a robbery at night with no headlights was a dead giveaway. Two men and a juvenile

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Transient Shot and Arrested on Suspicion of Assaulting Off-Duty Policeman

Photo: Thomas V. Whalen EL CERRITO — A transient was hospitalized and arrested on suspicion of assaulting an off-duty police officer last weekend. The incident which resulted in the suspect

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Investigation of Illegal Handgun Sale Leads to Arrest of Suspected Drug Dealer

Photo: confiscated from Runkle RODEO — Authorities investigating an illegal handgun sale arrested a suspected drug dealer inside his home. His arrest resulted from an inquiry involving multiple law enforcement

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Man Arrested for Setting Brush Fire in Parkland near Populated Area

Photo: Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve ANTIOCH — Authorities arrested a man believed to be responsible for setting a brush fire in parkland on the outskirts of a populated area.

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4 Teens in Custody Suspected of Committing Home Invasion Robbery

Photo: 2000 block of Goldpine Way ANTIOCH— Four teenagers, including a 16-year-old minor have been arrested on suspicion of committing a home invasion robbery. The teens allegedly entered and robbed