Police in Fresno, California announced Thursday, May 23, 2018 the arrest of several members of a little-known Fresneck gang for a crime spree that included kidnapping, robbery, assault, home invasion and rape.
Ruben Carreles, 31, was convicted May 24, 2018 of attempting to murder a Porterville, California police officer in 2016. The Tulare County District Attorney's Office said Carreles shot at police officers as he was running away from them following a traffic stop.
On May 26, 2018, Fresno Unified and City of Fresno officials welcomed Broadway star Audra McDonald to Roosevelt High School's performing arts theater to officially dedicate the building in the alumna's name.
Local dignitaries gathered for ribbon cutting ceremonies Friday morning welcoming two new tenants to the Pacific Southwest Building, Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, Information Systems & Technology, and Smile Direct Club.
Two young Fresno, California, parents blamed two doctors employed through the University of California San Francsico program in Fresno for the death of their newborn. In case judge called one of the most emotional he has presided over, civil jury ruled against parents.
Former teacher's assistant Andres Perez-Esteban, 22, faces three years in prison after pleading no contest in Fresno, Ca, Superior Court to a felony lewd act for kissing a student on the cheek at Mario G. Olmos Elementary School in Fresno.
Barber Nick Palomares of Nicholas Jet-Set Haircutting For Men in the Yosemite International Airport died May 23, 2018. His small Fresno shop was covered with photos of celebrities he met, including John Lennon and Yoko Ono.
Donald Nelson, 31, has pleaded no contest in Fresno, Ca, Superior Court to second-degree murder in the beating death of his 3-year-old son Zion in January 2014. In exchange for his plea, Nelson will be sentenced to 19 years to life in prison.
Local dignitaries gathered for ribbon cutting ceremonies welcoming two new tenants to the Pacific Southwest Building, Fresno County Superintendent of Schools, Information Systems & Technology, and Smile Direct Club.