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Gustine man reports imaginary killers, jailed for guns, drugs

A Gustine man hallucinating under the influence of methamphetamine landed in jail Monday after calling 911 saying several people were trying to kill him, the Merced County Sheriff’s Office reported. Those killers probably were imaginary. The guns and drugs deputies found in the man’s home, however, were real, Undersheriff Jason Goins said.

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Modesto honors 20 under Forty at reception

Twenty of the best residents under the age of 40 were honored at a reception at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, in an event sponsored by The Bee and Novo Technologies. (Brian Clark/bclark@modbee.com)
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Modesto honors 20 under Forty at reception

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Gun-reform rally in Modesto

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