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Fifth Suspect Arrested for Torturing Bakersfield Couple Inside Pot Shop

700 block of Sterling Road BAKERSFIELD — A fifth suspect who allegedly kidnapped, tortured, and assaulted a Bakersfield couple inside a local marijuana a co-op for several days was arrested

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Motorcycle Pursuit Leads to Multiple Drug Arrests

Police display what they confiscated in this incident OILDALE — A man who led police on a motorcycle pursuit through Oildale last Thursday has been arrested, along with three of

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Two Arrested for Deadly Wasco Shooting, One Still at Large

Omar Araujo WASCO — Police have arrested two of the three men wanted in connection with a New Year’s Eve shooting in Wasco that left one man dead. Cristian Gomez,

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Wasco Teacher Arrested for Making Child Porn

Wasco Union High School WASCO — A Wasco Union High School teacher was arrested on Sunday for allegedly making and possessing child pornography. Alvaro Luna, 45, was booked into the

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Three Arrested in California City Drug Sweep

(L to R): Jesse Arellano, Christine Branham, Houston Robbins III CALIFORNIA CITY — Three people were arrested on Tuesady, during a citywide sweep to crack down on those suspected of

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Murderer Arrested Following Two-year Investigation

BAKERSFIELD — A man wanted for murdering another man over two years ago has been arrested. Ethan Wiley, 22-years-old, who was already in-custody at the Kern County Jail on unrelated

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Two-hour Car Chase Ends with One in Custody

BAKERSFIELD — One man is in custody after leading police on a long car chase through the streets of Bakersfield on Thursday night. Erick Arrellano, 23, of Bakersfield, was booked

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Lake Isabella Man Arrested for Child Porn

LAKE ISABELLA — A 28-year-old Lake Isabella man was arrested on Thursday of last week after being accused of possessing child pornography. Joseph Barton-Mete, was booked into the Kern County

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Man with Explosives Arrested in Johannesburg

JOHNANNESBURG — A 51-year-old man was arrested on Sunday in the small eastern Kern County town of Johannesburg, after he posted threatening remarks towards law enforcement on a popular social

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Ridgecrest Chase Ends With One in Custody

The incident started here RIDGECREST — The man who led police on a wild car chase through the streets of Ridgecrest last week ended in his arrest, for the second