A Modesto man was sentenced to 35 years for his role in a child pornography ring, the Department of Justice announced Friday. Justin Fuller, 37, was one of six defendants in the case, which was prosecuted by the U.S. attorney's office in Eastern Michigan.
Turlock Police on Thursday found a transient man sleeping in a vehicle he is suspected of carjacking in Modesto earlier this week. A security guard spotted the Toyota Camry occupied by two men behind a social services business in the 400 block of East Canal Drive at about 6:30 a.m., said Turlock Police Sgt. Russ Holeman.
With the 2017 summer broadcast of the documentary series, "The murder of Laci Peterson", The Modesto Bee is re-releasing selected 2007 interviews conducted by reporter Garth Stapley with some key figures in the case. In this video, Laci Peterson's mom, Sharon Rocha, talks about building relationships from the trial. (Bee File)
Peterson Archives: Sharon Rocha building relationships from the trial
Peterson Archives: Sharon Rocha on speaking out for Laci
Peterson Archives: Neighbor Karen Servas on finding Scott and Laci's dog
Peterson Archives: Sharon Rocha on visiting Laci Peterson's gravesite