A shoplifting suspect carried a loaf of bread out of the Dollar General store on Lerdo Highway in Shafter on May 17. He avoided apprehension, according to police, and "escaped on all fours out the front doors."
A fugitive hiding in a tree was arrested by police after a standoff that lasted about a half-hour in southwest Fresno on Monday, May 22, 2017. The man, who was not identified, allegedly vandalized his girlfriend's car.
A robber pulled a gun on the clerk at the Metro PCS Store at Kings Canyon Road and Maple Avenue on May 14, 2017. Surveillance video captured the scene and gives clues to the identity of the suspect. If you have any information about this crime please contact Crime Stoppers at 559-498-STOP (7867) or 559-621-2072.
With the next round of Measure Z projects, the Fresno Chaffee Zoo plans underway for new projects and improvements. Fresno Chaffee Zoo director Scott Barton talks about the new plans for the tiger compound, while Ciara Casellanoz, marketing manager, explains new additions for Africa Adventure, including a hippo and crocodile exhibit.
The no-kill shelter in Parlier has three rooms dedicated to the newest and tiniest arrivals. The kittens need to grow up, put on weight and get spayed and neutered before they can be put up for adoption. Interested adopters should check the shelter's website for available cats: cathouseonthekings.com.