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Salinas Man Picks Up $2.7 Million Lottery Prize On His Way To Las Vegas

A man who purchased a winning lottery ticket worth more than $2.7 million in Salinas claimed his prize on his way to Las Vegas, California Lottery officials announced Wednesday.

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A 4.0 earthquake strikes Merced County May 19, 2015. (USGS)

4.0-Magnitude Earthquake Rattles Merced County

The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.0 has struck in Merced County Tuesday morning.

05/19/2015

Jodi Arias and Travis Alexander (CBS)

Judge Sentences Jodi Arias To Life With No Chance Of Parole For Murder Of Her Boyfriend

Travis Alexander complained Jodi Arias was stalking him, and had even climbed through the doggie door of his house. Prosecutors said she killed him in a jealous rage, shooting and stabbing him 30 times.

04/13/2015

Andrew Butler (San Jose Police Dept.)

Man Allegedly Kills Girlfriend In Front Of Her Children While She’s Behind Wheel In San Jose

A man in the passenger seat of a car allegedly shot dead his girlfriend while she was behind the wheel in San Jose – and in front of the couple’s baby and the woman’s teenage daughter – according to police and family members.

04/10/2015

Police Investigation

Man Killed, Another Wounded In Salinas Early-Morning Shooting

Police in Salinas are investigating a shooting Saturday morning that killed one person and sent another to the hospital.

03/14/2015

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Police Looking For Woman Who Took Duckface Selfie From Stolen iPhone With Kids In Car Seat

Salinas police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a woman appearing in a selfie that was taken on a stolen cellphone.

02/04/2015

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Man Shot Dead In Salinas Marks City’s 3rd Homicide In Less Than A Week

One person was shot and killed in Salinas on Saturday night marking the city’s third homicide in less than a week.

01/11/2015

Police Investigation

Victim Escapes With His Life After His Car Is Hit By 10 Gunshots At Salinas Intersection

Police in Salinas Saturday morning are investigating a Friday night shooting incident where a man escaped injury from multiple gunshots fired into his vehicle while he was stopped at an intersection.

01/10/2015

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Teen Critically Injured In Salinas Shooting Taken To Bay Area Hospital, Put On Life Support

An 18-year-old man is in critical condition and on life support at a Bay Area hospital after he was shot in the head at an intersection in Watsonville Sunday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

12/28/2014

Freddy Swanson

Man Who Escaped Monterey County Jail Still On Loose

The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement officers are searching for a 23-year-old man who escaped from county jail in Salinas on Christmas Day, deputies said Sunday.

12/28/2014

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