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Sheriff Arrests Three for Stealing Manhole Covers

MADERA COUNTY – The Madera County Sheriff’s Office arrested three Planada residents for stealing and trying to sell manhole covers. Dorothy Jane Alt, 19, Joy Dawn McKay, 37, and Isaac


One Suspect Caught, Another on the Loose in Lotto Ticket Theft

MADERA – The Madera County Sheriff’s Office has identified two men accused of stealing California Lottery scratcher tickets in November. One of the suspects, 32-year-old Christopher Nunn of Fresno, was


Madera Pharmacy Owner Shoots, Kills Armed Robber

MADERA – A robber was shot and killed after he and his accomplice barged into a Madera pharmacy with guns firing and the owner pulled out a gun of his


Three shot, Including 8-year-old girl, in Madera Gang Shooting

MADERA – A gang member opened fire at another member of the same gang, killing him and wounding an innocent girl caught in the crossfire. The shooting happened just before

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Operation Mercury results in biggest marijuana bust in Fresno County history

The Fresno Valley is known for its agriculture, but according to law enforcement officials, there is a huge issue with marijuana being grown in the area. Investigations from Operation Mercury,


Woman Shot by Chowchilla Police After Brandishing Fake Gun

Tina McClure, 45-years-old, of Chowchilla was shot and wounded by allegedly brandished a fake gun at two officers. McClure is expected to live, but it is unclear why she had


One arrested, two sought in Madera drive by shooting

Madera County has its fair share of crime and one victim was shot late Monday night. One suspect in the drive by shooting was arrested, but Madera Sheriff’s deputies said


Oakhurst man arrested for Bass Lake Courthouse explosion

OAKHURST – A man on parole has been arrested in connection to an explosion last week at the Madera County Courthouse in Bass Lake. The explosion occurred on Aug. 14


Huge Pot Arrest in Madera County

CHOWCHILLA – Madera County Sheriff John Anderson announced yesterday that four members of a violent gang in Fresno were arrested in Chowchilla on suspicion of cultivating marijuana for sale and possession

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Clovis police shoot, kill double homicide suspect

CLOVIS – Police fatally shot a man who would not stand down after he killed his elderly mother and neighbor. The incident took place around 12:30 a.m. on April 13