A man is dead after being hit by a car Friday while walking near Fresno State It happened around 7:45 p.m. at Shaw and Sixth. Investigators say the man was crossing the street when he apparently walked into oncoming traffic. Shaw Avenue was shut down while emergency crews tried to stabilize the victim before taking him to Community Regional Medical
The Exeter Police Department is now utilizing officer body cameras on their daily patrols. The department has been using the body cameras for about four months but started testing them back in January. Right now, 14 officers are wearing them, capturing a first person perspective on the streets.
A Fresno man whose dirt bike was stolen from him years ago had it returned to him Friday. Before Friday, the last time Angel Hernandez started the engine on his 1986 Honda XR-80 dirt bike was 9 years ago. It means something special to him, since he rode it as a teenager. But it was stolen from his home in 2005, and
A Fresno Fire Department employee was arrested Friday on rape and sexual assault charges. Jeffrey Sanchez, 36, works as a firefighter at the department, according to Mark Standriff, spokesperson for the City of Fresno. Fresno County Sheriff's deputies arrested Sanchez Friday at his home in Fresno. According to a press release from the sheriff's office, a 19-year-old woman reported that Sanchez raped her. The woman told
There have been nearly 300 shootings in Fresno since the first of the year. More than half of them have been gang related. But city officials hope to combat those numbers with the help of a new 1.5 million dollar grant. This is the seventh time the Fresno Police Department has received this grant. It not only enhances existing gang
A couple is taking their daughter to Stanford Children's Hospital today, hoping for help. Their baby has a rare skin disease that makes her virtually "untouchable." Eight-week-old "Kira" was born with a rare genetic skin condition. It means her skin is so fragile, the slightest rub from a clothing tag, the pinch of a diaper or even a hug can
It's the end of a television era, but there is promise for a new one. Last night was the final episode of The Colbert Report. After nine years on Comedy Central, Stephen Colbert had some A-list help on his final show. Bill Clinton, George Lucas, Charlie Rose and even Big Bird, all sang to him. Colbert will replace David Letterman
Tracking a developing story on the North Coast, a California Highway Patrol officer is hospitalized after being attacked on the job. He's in stable condition. CHP says they got a call about a car wreck Thursday. When the officer arrived, the driver attacked him. That's when the officer opened fire, killing the driver. Witnesses say they heard about six gunshots.
We're waiting for investigators to release the identity of the woman who they say left the bodies of two babies in a storage unit. Sheriff's deputies believe they've found the mother. The next question: were the babies alive or dead when they were born? Either way, they believe the mother will face serious charges. A woman stumbled on the remains
People took advantage of some cute photo-ops at the LA Zoo. Caretakers showed off three newborn otters as well and a baby giraffe named leo. The otter pups showed up back in September. Leo was born on November 20th, weighing in at 170 pounds. Caretakers say Leo's birth is important, because there are fewer than 80,000 giraffes left in the
On Friday, Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 36-year-old Jeffrey Sanchez. He was booked into Fresno County Jail and is being held on a rape and two other sexual assault charges. Detectives with the Sex Crimes Unit responded to a home located on the 1100 block of South Fowler Ave. in Fresno after a 19-year old woman reported that Sanchez had