A blue heron flies along Dry Creek n Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.
A blue heron flies along Dry Creek n Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com
A blue heron flies along Dry Creek n Modesto, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Andy Alfaro aalfaro@modbee.com

Erin has been covering breaking news and crime at The Modesto Bee since 2010. She is a Humboldt State graduate and resides in Oakdale.