Sunday, August 14, 2016

USFS Firefighter killed in Nevada wildfire

   On Saturday, August 13, 2016 Justin Beebe, a USFS Hotshot Firefighter was killed when a tree fell on him near Baker, Nevada.

   He was part of the team fighting the Strawberry Fire in the Great Basins National Park at the time of his death.

Motorcycle collision in Pioneer

   August 14, 2016 at 2:50 PM:  A motorcycle collision has been reported on Hwy 88 and Sugar Pine Drive in Pioneer.

   An ambulance is responding to the scene. Use extra caution if headed that way.

Michael Phelps -- 23 Gold Medals and retirement

Collision in Groveland

   August 14, 2016 at 1 PM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Hwy 120 in Groveland.

 No injuries have been indicated. CHP is en route to the scene.

Minor injuries in collision at Rancho Calaveras

   August 14, 2016 at 11:25 AM:  A traffic collision has been reported on Berkesey Drive in Rancho Calaveras.

   Two CHP are at the scene. Minor injuries are indicated. Be cautious if in that area.

Copperoppolis man arrested for Child Cruelty

   On August 13, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff arrested Scott Alan Baldwin (23) of Copperopolis at his residence on Feather River Drive.

   Baldwin was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Child Cruelty with the Possibility of Injury or Death, a felony and for False Imprisonment, a misdemeanor.

Angels Camp man arrested at Camp's Restaurant

   On August 10, 2016 the Calaveras Sheriff arrested Mitchell Ray Webster (33) of Angels Camp at Camps Restaurant.

   Webster was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for allegedly Inflicting Corporal Injury on a Spouse and Assault with a Deadly Weapon not a Firearm, both felonies.

Murphys woman arrested for felony assault

   On August 10, 2016 around 10:45 PM the Calaveras County Sheriff arrested Jessica Ilene Duran (32) of Murphys at her residence on Mustang Road.

   Duran was booked into the Calaveras County Jail for alleged Assault with a Deadly Weapon not a Firearm and Infliction of Corporal Injury on a Spouse, both felonies.

Arrest for Battery on an Officer/References to Hells Angels!!

Shaun Nicholas Johnson
of Sonora
 UPDATE:  After reviewing the booking log at Calaveras County Jail, Johnson is apparently a resident of Sonora, which we have now corrected.

   It is also indicated on the booking log that Johnson had outstanding warrants for a variety of other charges