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Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims announced this evening the capture of the second suspect wanted in connection with this past weekend's home invasion robbery in Firebaugh which left his accomplice dead. Arrested was 29 year old Kristopher Rupe of Firebaugh. Rupe was arrested earlier today in Reno, Nevada.
Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims today announced the arrest of two Fresno men caught while burglarizing a Fig Garden home. Arrested were 19-year-old Steven Silva Corrales and 19-year-old Leo Moises Alejandrez.
The Central California Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force today announced the arrest of Selma man in connection with an internet child pornography investigation. Arrested was 25 year old Jeremy Hudler.
Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims is pleased to announce that 12,000 more donated books are being readied for deputies to hand out to local children.
Sheriff Margaret Mims and Chief Probation Officer Linda Penner, representing several San Joaquin Valley counties, met late last week with Governor Brown's administration in Sacramento.
Sheriff Margaret Mims, working with the Nisei Farmers League and National Immigration Forum, has been invited to a White House briefing dealing with immigration. The briefing will take place on the afternoon of Tuesday, May 14.
Sheriff Margaret Mims warns the public about possible fundraising scams connected to the Boston Marathon bombings. Information is being received that very soon after the bombings, groups and/or individuals began registering domain names and fake Twitter accounts that are used to collect donations to assist victims of the terrorist attack. The Sheriff urges the public to be very cautious when clicking on links or using social media sites that claim to be working on behalf of victims of the bombings.
The Fresno County Sheriff's Office today announced the arrest of a Fresno man after stealing irrigation pipe and then leading deputies on a high speed pursuit. Arrested was 36-year-old Louie Dominic Bracamonte.
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