A Turlock man pleaded guilty on Monday to two counts of hitting two helicopters with the beam of a laser pointer in October. Roger Shane John, 32, is scheduled for sentencing on June 11 in federal court in Fresno. John faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison.
Detectives from the Stanislaus County Sheriff's Department are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred at the Keyes Road overpass at Highway 99 late Thursday night. The shooting involved a California Highway Patrol officer.
The Tuolumne Narcotics Team reported the seizure of firearms and other illegal items during a probation search at a home near Sonora, California, on Wednesday, March 15, 2018. Resident Richard Klidies, 42, was arrested.