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DA: No Charges Against Arias for Protester Altercation

Fresno City Council President Miguel Arias will not face charges for a May 12 altercation with protesters led by conservative activist Ben Bergquam at Arias' downtown condominium. "The Fresno County District Attorney’s Office has reached the legal c...

Judge Orders Hmong Murders Suspects to Remain Jailed

Three suspects accused of conspiracy in the killing of four men at a football-watching party on Nov. 17 will remain in detention, a federal judge in Fresno ruled Wednesday afternoon. Jhovanny Delgado-Marcelo, Pao Choua Vang, and Johnny Xiong were denied rel...
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He Buried Fresno Man Alive. DA Urges Newsom to Deny Parole.

Gov. Jerry Brown twice blocked parole for the killer of a developmentally disabled Fresno man who was buried alive in 1980. Now the state Parole Board again has granted a parole date for David Weidert, who murdered 20-year-old Michael Morganti to cover up a...

Police ID Prime Suspect in 1996 Dorian Cold Case Murder

Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer says his department has identified the prime suspect in the 1996 rape and murder of Debbie Dorian. "Nickey Stane is every woman's nightmare. He appears to be a regular person. He is a sexual predator who has terrorized women t...