Bertha Preciado, 12/6/2007

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12/17/2008 10:27 PM

Name: Bertha Preciado

Synopsis: Preciado, 58, was taken from her home in the 500 block of Beard Avenue to the hospital because she was feeling sick. When medical workers conducted some lab tests, they discovered toxins in her system. She died as a result of the toxins.

Motivation: Unknown

Suspect: Unknown

Authorities ask anyone with information about this homicide to call the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department at 525-7074 or Crime Stoppers at 521-4636. Tipsters can e-mail tips on the Crime Stoppers Web site, or text them to CRIMES (274637) by typing "Tip704" plus the message. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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