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CHP Officer Directing Traffic Hit By Suspected DUI Driver Sustains Major Injuries

SUTTER COUNTY (CBS13) — A CHP officer was struck by a suspected DUI driver while directing traffic at Lomo Crossing early Saturday morning. According to the CHP, the officer was hit at a high rate of speed and sustained major life-threatening injuries in the crash. The officer, a 15-year veteran of the force, was flown by helicopter to UC Davis Medical Center for treatment around 4 a.m. Saturday. By 9:40 a.m., the officer was listed as critical, but stable. The incident happened at 1:18 a.m. whe...
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Kings Unveil New ‘Classic Court’ Ahead Of Season Opener

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — To celebrate 35 years of Kings basketball in Sacramento, the team unveiled a new court design Friday. The Classic Court features a royal blue and red color scheme and the original logo that was used when the Kings moved to Sacramento in 1985. Swipe through pictures of the Classic Court below. 9R5A0188 (credit: Kings) Kings Classic Court (credit: Kings) Kings Classic Court (credit: Kings) Kings Classic Court (credit: Kings) ...
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Get Into Jail Free Card: Suspected Car Thief Flags Down Officer After Running Out Of Gas

LINCOLN (CBS13) — A woman flagged down the wrong cop for a ride. That officer’s instincts kicked in and she got a get into jail free card. No one was hurt in the incident, but a suspected car thief may be dealing with a bruised ego. The arresting officer said this was a first for him. On Thursday night, Corporal Matt Williamson was patrolling at Lincoln Boulevard and 7th Street when he was flagged down by 37-year-old Lynette Stewart. She told Williamson she ran out of gas and was unfamiliar with...
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Sleeping Sacramento Family Surprised By Hoax ‘Swatting’ Call

NORTH SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Police are investigating a hoax emergency call that led to a massive tactical response on a sleeping family’s North Sacramento home early Friday morning. Dispatch recordings describe a terrifying scene playing out inside the home: Dispatcher: “…Now he’s saying he’s got an AR and a 9 millimeter…” Dispatcher: “…I’ve got a (inaudible) saying he shot his mother and sister…” Dispatcher: “…and he’s also saying he will shoot anyone that comes near the door…” A woman who lives...
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Search On For Suspect In Suspicious Death Of Toddler

SONORA (CSB13) — Police are searching for a suspect in the death of a toddler. He went to the hospital with flu-like symptoms, but 10 months later, Sonora cops call it murder. The family never believed that the flu killed Koltyn. Now they feel they could be getting close to the arrest of the real person responsible. Koltyn Sparks-Blackwood was just two months short of his second birthday when he died. His family said he was born with a glowing spirit which they refuse to forget. The toddler w...
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Nigerian Dwarf Goat Gives Birth To Rare Quintuplets

WOODLAND (CBS13) — Normally the birth of some baby goats doesn’t make the news, but now a farmer near Woodland is getting quite a lot of attention over the newest members of her herd. Anita Varga thought her pregnant pet goat Boozie looked a little on the heavy side, so she got an ultrasound. “I thought she had four babies,” Varga said. That’s pretty unusual. Most goats only have two or three kids per litter. It took about an hour for all four to come out during birth earlier this month. “And th...
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Firefighter Comforts Preschooler With Autism During Visit To School

WHEATLAND (CBS13) — A Wheatland firefighter visiting preschool kids went above and beyond to comfort one student this week. The mother of a young girl who was recently diagnosed with autism shared the heartwarming story on Facebook Thursday. Brittany Templeton dropped her daughter off at the Wheatland Preschool at Wheatland Elementary. She said her daughter functions fairly normal most days, but some days are tougher than others. On Wednesday, the Wheatland Fire Authority paid a visit to the ...
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Davis Police Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect In Woodland

DAVIS (CBS13) — Davis police arrested an armed robbery suspect Friday after he reportedly went to another state to avoid officers. On Friday afternoon, detectives took 35-year-old Eric Rodriguez into custody for the Oct. 5 armed robbery that occurred in Davis. Rodriguez allegedly robbed a pedestrian at gunpoint on Sycamore Avenue at Villanova Drive. Police recovered the gun used in the robbery along with the vehicle Rodriguez left the scene in a few blocks away. Police said after the robbery, Ro...
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Elk Grove Teen Arrested For Attempted Kidnapping, Robbery Of Middle School Student

ELK GROVE (CBS13) — Police arrested a 19-year-old suspect Friday after a middle school student was attacked while walking home from school. Darius Kelly is in police custody charged with robbery and attempted kidnapping. He was arrested in the area of Laguna Boulevard and Franklin Boulevard late Friday afternoon. Elk Grove Police say Kelly is the man who attacked a middle school student while the teen was walking home from school in the 6600 block of Laguna Park Blvd. According to reports, Kelly...
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Boy,10, Running Away From Home, Found Wandering On Freeway In Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A young boy trekked more than two miles alone to the Cap City Freeway Thursday night. Just before 7:30 Officer Arthur Pichanusakorn with CHP South Sacramento got the call — there was a boy walking alone, about 10 years old, along the freeway. The officer went on high alert. “It’s not something you see every day, and you want to make sure because it’s a child, and you want to make sure they’re safe,” said Pichanusakorn. It was dark, and the cars were moving quickly. “I slowed...
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Front Street Animal Shelter Offering Free Pet Adoptions Through Sunday

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — You have two days left to take home a furry new friend at no cost. The Front Street Animal Shelter announced they are offering free pet adoptions through Sunday, October 20. Adoption applications and adoption counselor approval are required for all potential adoptees. The free adoption special was announced on Thursday and ends at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. Front Street Animal Shelter is located at 2127 Front Street and is open 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
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Sketch Released Of Suspect Who Allegedly Shot 10-Year-Old Girl In Stockton

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Stockton police have released a sketch of the man suspected of shooting a 10-year-old girl on October 1. The suspect (sketch pictured below) is accused of shooting at a residence located on the 400 block of East Clay Street. Officers responded to the scene just before 4:30 p.m. and found that a 10-year-old child in a neighboring backyard had been struck by a stray bullet. (credit: Stockton PD) The child was treated at the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. MORE: 10...
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Sketch Released Of Suspect Who Shot 10-Year-Old Girl In Stockton

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Stockton police have released a sketch of the man suspected of shooting a 10-year-old girl on October 1. The suspect (sketch pictured below) is accused of shooting at a residence located on the 400 block of East Clay Street. Officers responded to the scene just before 4:30 p.m. and found that a 10-year-old child in a neighboring backyard had been struck by a stray bullet. (credit: Stockton PD) The child was treated at the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. MORE: 10...
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PG&E: It Could Take A Decade Before Fire Safety Outages No Longer Needed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP/CBS13) — The CEO of California’s largest utility says it will take about a decade for PG&E to get to the point where widespread safety outages are not necessary when wildfire danger is high. “I do believe our decision to execute this PSPS for the safety of our customers and the communities we are privileged to serve was the right decision,” said PG&E Corp. CEO Bill Johnson in a letter to Governor Gavin Newsom on Friday. “A Public Safety Power Shutoff has a single purpose: to p...
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How Much Can You Get Paid Working For The 2020 Census Team?

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The 2020 Census is looking to recruit thousands of new hires across the Sacramento area to assist with the next census count. Sacramento is holding 2020 Census Recruiting Events from October 21-25 at the following locations: Sacramento Employment & Training Agency, 925 Del Paso Blvd, Sacramento Charles A. Jones Career & Education Center, 5451 Lemon Hill Ave, Sacramento RELATED: Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Francisco Considered Some of California’s ‘Hard-to-Reach” Counties ...
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Man Accused Of Stealing $19K Ring In Tracy

TRACY (CBS13) – Police are hoping someone can help find a man accused of stealing a very expensive ring. On October 9 at around 10:45 a.m., the suspect was inside a business in the 3100 block of Tracy Boulevard when he tried on a $19,000 ring and then ran out of the business with the ring on, according to Tracy police. If you have any information about the suspect, Tracy police would like to speak to you. You’re asked to call  209-831-6550 or you can call Tracy Crime Stoppe...
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Overturned Septic Truck Leaves Driver With Major Injuries In Auburn

AUBURN (CBS13) — The driver of a septic truck suffered major injuries after the vehicle overturned on Bald Hill Road in Auburn Friday morning, the California Highway Patrol said. A Placer County Sheriff’s spokesperson said Bald Hill Road will be closed between Mt. Vernon and Frontier roads until approximately 12:30 p.m. There is an overturned septic truck on Baldhill Rd. in Auburn. Baldhill Rd. is closed in both directions between Mt. Vernon & Frontier Rd. while CHP & CalFire work to clean up t...
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Stockton Police Make 5 Gun-Related Arrests In Span Of 9 Hours

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Five people were arrested in Stockon on weapons-related charges within a span of 9 hours from October 17-18, the Stockton Police Department said Friday morning. At 4:20 p.m. on Thursday, officers conducted a suspect check near Sutter and Park streets. While searching the suspect, officers found a loaded gun in his pocket. Darkar Tolbert-Howard, 23, was arrested shortly after. Later Thursday night at around 10:17 p.m., authorities conducted a traffic stop in the area of El Dora...
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Elk Grove Police Searching For Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

ELK GROVE (CBS13) — Authorities are searching for an attempted kidnapping suspect in Elk Grove, the Elk Grove Police Department said. Elk Grove PD said a child was walking Thursday afternoon around 3:30 p.m. on the 6600 block of Laguna Park Drive when the suspect approached and grabbed the victim, lifting them off the ground. Police said the young victim started screaming and the suspect, described as an African-American man approximately 18 to 25 years old, let them go. ALSO: Johnson & Johnson ...
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1 Dead After Vehicle Collides With Tree In Folsom

FOLSOM (CBS13) — One person died Friday morning after a vehicle collided with a tree in Folsom, the Folsom Police Department said. Folsom PD responded to the scene at approximately 7:04 a.m. and confirmed the male driver was dead. There were no other occupants in the vehicle, police said. The cause of the crash has not yet been determined. There are no further details regarding the victim available at this time. Officials advise avoiding the area as the Sibley Street will be closed between Lembi...
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Kings’ Star Harrison Barnes To Cover Funeral Costs For Dallas Woman Fatally Shot In Her Home By Police

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Sacramento Kings star Harrison Barnes said he will pay for a portion of the funeral for a Dallas woman shot dead in her own home by police. The officer involved in the shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson is now facing murder charges. Barnes, a former small forward for the Dallas Mavericks, still has a close connection to the city. The funeral for Jefferson, which is open to the public, is scheduled for Saturday, October 19 at 2 p.m. at The Potter’s House in Dallas. The King...
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Upcoming and Current Events 2019

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Head-On Crash Kills 2 People On Hwy 99 In Yuba City

YUBA CITY (CBS13) — A head-on traffic collision on Highway 99 in Yuba City killed two people Friday morning, a California Highway Patrol spokesperson said. A car and a pickup truck collided on the southbound lanes of the highway near Oswald Road, according to CHP. The driver of the truck was pronounced dead at the hospital. The other driver died on the scene, officers said. ALSO: Trailer Hauling Classic Ford Overturns On Interstate 80 Highway 99 southbound was briefly shut down in the area due t...
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Standoff Ends In Del Paso Height With Suspect Suffering Medical Emergency

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A suspect is in custody following a six-hour-long standoff in the Del Paso Heights neighborhood of Sacramento. At around 4 p.m. police received the report of a domestic disturbance at a residence near 3800 Belden Street. Police then learned the suspect had an outstanding warrant and may have been armed with a gun. When police entered the home, the suspect reportedly had some sort of medical emergency and had to be removed from the home on a stretcher.  
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Trailer Hauling Classic Ford Overturns On Interstate 80

PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) – A driver is OK, but the classic car he was hauling got banged up following a crash early Friday morning. At 3:45 a.m., a pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 near Rocklin Road when the two right tires of the truck blew, causing the trailer to flip onto the guardrail. It took out about 100-150 feet of the rail. The driver was not injured. Unfortunately, the same couldn’t be said for the $60,000 1932 Ford that was in the trailer.  
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Woman Flags Down Lincoln Officer For Gas To Fill Stolen Car

LINCOLN (CBS13) – A Cameron Park woman was arrested after she made an unusual request. (credit: Lincoln PD) According to Lincoln police, the woman waved down one of their officers on Thursday night Lincoln Boulevard. She told the officer that she ran out of gas and needed a ride to her car. The officer gave the woman, Lynette Stewart, a ride as well as a gas can. When he checked out the status of the vehicle, he found that it had been reported stolen on Wednesday. Stewart was arrested for veh...
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Crosses For 85 Killed In Camp Fire Removed From Crossroads

PARADISE (CBS13) — There are many different tributes to those who died during Camp Fire but some may none as poignant as the crosses at the crossroads, which have been removed. They stood as a tribute to those who died during the Camp Fire, but they were taken down just shy of the one year anniversary. Some say it’s disrespectful. The crosses at the crossroads along Skyway heading into Paradise were a passion project of Chicago artist Greg Zanis, who put them up last December. “It’s important to...
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Sound Busting Fires? Invention Puts Out Flames With Sound Waves

NEVADA CITY (CBS13) — Sound is being used to put out fires. It’s from a simple device created by college students for a class project. Now it’s getting the attention of the Nevada City mayor, who wants to use her entire town as a test location. Co-founders Seth Robertson and Viet Tran developed the technology as students at George Mason University. “We did like a legal fire in a lab, we were so surprised that we miniaturized it and just put it out,” Tran said. They stumbled across the idea af...
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Missing 10-Year-Old Child Found Walking On Shoulder Of Cap City Freeway At Night

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — CHP officers found a missing child walking on the right shoulder of the Capital City Freeway Thursday night. The CHP said the received multiple calls of a child walking on the shoulder around 7:15 p.m. Officer Pichanusakorn found the 10-year-old child walking on the right shoulder north of E. Street. Officer Pichanusakorn determined the child had been missing from the Oak Park area since 6 p.m. Sacramento Police officers also responded to the scene and took custody of the ch...
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Deputies OK After Crash Landing Into Tractor Trailer

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Two San Joaquin County deputies are okay after their sheriff’s office plane crash-landed in a field near the Stockton airport on Thursday evening. The plane came to stop after crashing through a fence and into a tractor-trailer, pinning its nose under the vehicle. Both deputies were able to walk away from this crash without any injuries. The San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Cessna single-engine plane’s tail is suspended in mid-air, its nose pinned to the ground. The plane crash-la...
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