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Grandfather gunned down in front of children on Easter Sunday in Southeast Fresno

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- An Easter that included a fun day of family memories at a park ended in an execution-style murder in Calwa. Freshly cleaned ball caps mark the spot where 52-year-old Alejo Armenta Lara was gunned down Sunday. One of the witnesses, just four-years-old, rushed into the house a


Two Fresno police officers injured Monday night

Fresno, California - Two Fresno police officers were injured Monday night after they respond to a call near Figarden and Brawley in Northwest Fresno. The two officers were injured after responding to a call of a man acting erratic, authorities said.


They heard screaming from under a bridge. Man rescued from canal in central Fresno

A man was pulled from a canal near Blackstone and Olive Avenues on Monday after bystanders heard him screaming for help. Fresno Fire Department and emergency services were able to throw a rope to the man, who was holding on to debris just under the bridge, according to Battalion Chief Brad Driscoll.


Fresno Police Search For Suspects & Dark SUV Tied to Liquor Store Murder

FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno police are looking for suspects after liquor store shooting in the Southeastern part of the city. Police continue to piece together the details after a man is shot multiple times and killed on Sunday, April 21, 2019.


Email scam steals $6,000 from Fresno family

A Fresno family is speaking out, in an effort to warn others of an email scam making the rounds. The scam is targeting seniors in the valley. The family says they've been contacted by a thief posing as their out of state bank.


4 events to check out in Fresno this week

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Suspected DUI driver crashes into hydrant with child and infant inside car

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A woman is being investigated for driving under the influence after crashing into a fire hydrant in Central Fresno. It happened around one this morning in the area of Palm and Shields.


Small plane crashes in California prison's exercise yard, officials say

A small plane crashed at a California state correctional facility on Monday, officials said. The Northrop N-9M crash-landed in the prison yard of the California Rehabilitation Center in Norco, Allen Kenitzer, a spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) told Fox News on Monday.


Former Bulldogs star joins the bulldoggers at first event of Clovis Rodeo week

Former Fresno State and NFL tight end Bear Pascoe was among the competitors Monday in the John W. Jones Sr. Memorial Steer Wrestling kicking off the 105th Clovis Rodeo. The Porterville native played in Super Bowl XLVI, helping the New York Giants defeat the New England Patriots.


Strawberries are ready for harvest in Fresno County

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The harvest for this year's strawberry crop is now underway in Fresno County. Above average rainfall in February delayed harvest by ten days this year but our recent run of mild to warm conditions have the berries ripe and juicy.


Squatters and a Pit Bull removed from Fresno’s former ‘worst apartment complex’

Fresno police Monday arrested a man and a woman on trespassing charges and ordered a Pit Bull removed from a unit in the so-called “worst apartment complex in the city,” near West Shaw and North Marks Avenues.


Early morning fire destroys apartment building in Central Fresno

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fire crews are investigating the cause of an early morning apartment fire in Central Fresno. The blaze broke out just before 3:30 a.m. Monday on Clay and First.


The Days of Rubber-Stamping Liquor Licenses Are Over

The shameful City Hall ritual of rubber-stamping liquor licenses finally faces its deserved demise. For decades, residents, school officials, and ministers have sought to convince city officials the last thing Fresno needed was another place selling booze.


Woman arrested after 7 puppies dumped in plastic bag in California, shelter says

The woman allegedly caught on camera dumping a bag of puppies next to a recycling bin in Coachella, California, was arrested Monday. Deborah Sue Culwell, 55, was taken into custody around 5:30 p.m. on suspicion of felony animal cruelty, Riverside County Animal Services told Fox News.


Woman holding gun and baby makes bomb threat at California Easter services: Police

A woman allegedly wielding an unloaded gun in one hand and holding a baby in the other interrupted an Easter service at a Southern California church by shouting bomb threats before she was detained by worshippers, police said.


Man shot and killed in Southeast Fresno after liquor store disturbance

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Police are the scene of a fatal shooting in Southeast Fresno. It happened just before 8:30 p.m. on Holloway Avenue just off of Jensen. Police say the victim, a 52-year-old man, was shot multiple times outside, on a sidewalk, after a disturbance at a nearby liquor store.


Video shows scared girl hiding and running as driver follows her, Calif. cops say

Police in Northern California are asking for help identifying a man caught on video driving back and forth past a young girl on the sidewalk. Surveillance footage shared by Vacaville … Click to Continue »


California attorney allegedly uses shoe camera to look up girl’s dress at Apple store

A 66-year-old licensed Bay Area lawyer was arrested Sunday after he allegedly taped a camera to his shoe and then “moved his shoe so that the camera was under a female juvenile’s dress” at an Apple Store in Walnut Creek, Calif., police said.


Easter Brawl: Video Shows Men Fighting on Calif. Highway

A stretch of Highway 101 in the South Bay turned into a boxing ring Easter Sunday as two men traded blows during a fistfight on the gridlocked thoroughfare. A 14-second clip posted on Reddit shows the two men grappling and throwing punches while cars either stop or creep along slowly. At one point d


Man shot at apartment complex in Central Fresno

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Police are investigating after one man was shot outside an apartment complex in Central Fresno Sunday afternoon. The shooting happened just before 12 p.m. on Dakota and Harrison avenues. Police received several calls of shots fired in the area.