MODESTO – Authorities investigated a shooting Wednesday morning that claimed the life of one person.
Police officers and sheriff deputies responded to the 1700 block of Ontario Avenue shortly before 8:30am for a report of a person shot. Police found a man down in the road suffering from gunshot wounds.
Officers provided aid to the man until medics arrived and transported the victim to a hospital. The victim died from his injuries.
A description of the suspect vehicle was provided to authorities, which was later seen leaving the area. Several agencies including Modesto Police Department, the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office and the California Highway Patrol pursued the vehicle south into Merced County until it stopped near the Sultana Drive over crossing on Highway 99.
Armored SWAT vehicles responded and were used to surround the suspect vehicle. The driver exited and was detained by authorities.
No further details were released by authorities Wednesday afternoon, but asked for witnesses or anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.
Bomb Squad Called to Mobile Home Park
STANISLAUS COUNTY – The Stanislaus County Sheriff Bomb Squad responded to a mobile home park Wednesday afternoon for a report of a suspicious package.
The incident happened on the 8000 block of Jantzen Road. Sheriff deputies responded and temporarily closed off access to the park and evacuated neighboring homes.
The Sheriff Bomb Squad later determined the package to be a box of magnets wrapped in leather. The box was delivered to the residence, however no one had ordered it, according to authorities at the scene.
By 3:15pm, access to the park was re-opened to residents.
Shooting Victim Expected to Survive
HUGHSON – Authorities investigated a shooting that injured a 27 year old man Monday afternoon.
The shooting happened shortly before 1:00pm at a mobile home park on Nunes Road, just outside of Keyes. Early reports indicated an argument between a man and a woman had taken place. The report also indicated that the man was trying to enter the woman’s home and she was being attacked.
Deputies found the man in the driveway of the residence suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to a hospital for treatment and was expected to survive.
The involved woman received minor injuries. Authorities do not believe she is the shooter in the case.
Crime scene technicians and investigators responded to examine the scene and gather evidence, however no suspect identity was available Monday afternoon.
Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Detective Esquivez at (209) 567-4466 or Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 where callers can remain anonymous.
Authorities Capture Amber Alert Suspect Wanted for Murder
CONTRA COSTA COUNTY – Authorities on Saturday announced the capture of D Angelo Webb after acting on a tip.
Webb was arrested after five hours of negotiation with the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office. A community tip was credited in helping locate Webb on Ambrose Avenue in the city of Bay Point.
Residents in the home where Webb was found were evacuated, while authorities negotiated for his surrender.
Webb was wanted for the murder of 24 year old Brandi Hornsby and attempted murder of her mother. Authorities allege that Webb stabbed Hornsby’s mother on the 3900 block of East Fremont Street in Stockton. Hornsby was found deceased in the home.
An Amber Alert was issued the night of the attack for six week old Ggiana Webb. The child was located safe with a relative within a couple hours the same night.
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