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Watsonville Police Fatally Shoot Suspect Who Fired On Officer During Pursuit

Police in Watsonville fatally shot a suspect Saturday evening after the suspect shot at an officer, striking the officer in the torso.


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Woman Arrested After Friday Night Shooting Outside Watsonville Restaurant

Officers responded to a shooting incident at a restaurant in Watsonville Friday night that netted one arrest.


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Watsonville Police Taser Raging Naked Man Jumping On Cars

A naked man, accused of attacking police after allegedly jumping on cars, was transported to a hospital to be evaluated for what police said may have been a narcotic-induced reaction.



Shooting Victim Dies After Being Left Outside Watsonville Emergency Room

Watsonville police officers were notified that three males had driven up to the emergency room entrance at Watsonville Community Hospital and dropped off a male victim suffering from a single gunshot wound.



Cyclist Shot While Riding His Bike In Watsonville

A 28-year-old man was shot in Watsonville Saturday night while riding his bicycle.



Watsonville Police Investigate Possible Gang-Related Shooting

Police in Watsonville have detained several suspects after a suspected gang-related shooting Saturday evening.


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Thief Brandishing Hypodermic Needle Robs Watsonville Jewelry Store

Watsonville police are searching for a man who robbed a jewelry store over the weekend and threatened an employee with a hypodermic needle.


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Watsonville Man Holds Backyard Prowler At Gunpoint Until Police Arrive

Officers responded to reports of a resident holding a man at gunpoint in a backyard on Atkinson Lane at about 1 a.m., according to Watsonville police.


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Teen Shot Dead In Watsonville

An 18-year-old man was killed by gunfire Friday night in Watsonville, according to police. The shooting remains under investigation and no suspects have been arrested.



Watsonville Police Seek Suspect In Saturday Night Hit-And-Run

Police in Watsonville are seeking help in tracking down a suspect that intentionally struck a man with his car Saturday night.