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DEA seized 225 pounds of meth in Modesto/Los Angeles operation

STOCKTON — Federal agents here seized 223 pounds of methamphetamine in an undercover operation that landed two Modesto-area suspected drug dealers in court, records show. The busts occurred after a Sept. 7 undercover methamphetamine deal at a Home Depot in Modesto, and a subsequent search of a nearby home, according to the Drug Enforcement Administration. Roughly $18,500 in cash was also seized during the investigation, according to court records.
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Updates: Sacramento Bracing For Powerful Storm

Sacramento is bracing for what forecasters are calling a “major storm system.” It’s something we don’t see very often in October. In fact, the amount of rain projected for downtown Sacramento by the National Weather Service is 4.86 inches in a 24-hour period. That would be the second-highest rainfall 24-hour total on record. The heaviest rainfall is expected to happen between Sunday morning and Sunday night. This is a developing story. Check back often for the latest updates. Helpful links: CBS13 Weather Page | Interactive Radar | Sandbag Locations | Animated Radar | Forecast Videos | CBS13 Weather on Facebook | In Depth...
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‘Major Flood Threat:’ National Weather Service Says Storm Could Be Historic

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – We’ve talked about the rain moving into the area over the last week with the potential for flash floods and mudslides being underscored. Don’t take the dry skies and calm trees as a sign of what’s to come. In just a few hours it’s projected we’ll see historic amounts of rain, which could lead to those dangerous weather situations. Sacramento calls this a major system and it’s something we don’t see very often in October, or really in any season, fall or not. The amount of rain projected for downtown Sacramento by the National Weather Service is 4.86 inches...
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One person hurt in Sacramento shooting, police say

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — One person was hurt after a shooting in Sacramento on Saturday afternoon, according to police. The shooting happened in the area of North 5th Street and Richards Boulevard. Sacramento police said the victim reported he had been shot at while in his vehicle and had a graze...

Will There Be Major Flooding In Sacramento? What You Can Expect From Sunday’s Storm

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – With the incoming storm this weekend and multiple flash flood warnings, you may be wondering if you can expect major flooding in Sacramento. Flooding has historically been a problem in Sacramento for a long time. According to The Sacramento County Department of Water Resources, “Sacramento’s risk of flooding is the greatest of any major city in the country.” “Over the past few decades, our area has experienced significant, sometimes devastating, flooding. The most notable flooding occurred in 1986, 1995, 1997, 2006, and 2017. The Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency identifies Sacramento as the nation’s greatest metropolitan flood risk.”  With the National...

Man and woman arrested for trying to kill a Galt Police officer

GALT, Calif. — Two people were arrested early Saturday morning for attempted homicide on a Galt police officer, officials said. Around 3 a.m. on Saturday morning, a Galt police officer was patrolling the northeast area of Crystal Way. The officer then observed a vehicle which stopped on eastbound Boessow Road, east of Crystal Way, officials said.

Sailor Missing For 80 Years Returns To Sutter Creek For Special Homecoming

SUTTER CREEK (CBS13) – A sailor missing for 80 years is finally home. “It was way more emotional than I thought it would be,” said Peggy Gardner. Gardner never thought she’d see the day her uncle Leslie Delles, her father’s identical twin, would return home. Both were EMC 3’s in the Navy and the first time they separated was during the attack on Pearl Harbor. Delles was killed on board the USS Oklahoma. “It was just kind of a shadow on his life and I was very aware of it being his daughter, and his only child,” Gardner told CBS13. A salute can say...

Galt Police: Two arrested for attempted homicide on officer

GALT, Calif. (KTXL) — Two people have been arrested after shooting at an officer early Saturday morning, the Galt Police Department said in a statement. Just after 3 a.m. Saturday, an officer identified a vehicle that had been involved in a prior drunken driving incident stopped along Boessow Road, east of Crystal Way. The officer […]

Stockton COVID-19 update: Open vaccine sites

Here are several locations where you can find the vaccine in Stockton: 1. 2800 N California St Suite 3 (209) 942-1005; 2. 1801 E March Ln STE B280 (000) 000-0000; 3. 1801 E March Ln B270 (209) 395-0555; 4. 6632 Pacific Ave (209) 951-6544; 5. 5070 West Ln (209) 472-9684;

2 people arrested after trying to kill Galt Police officer, police say

GALT, Calif. — Two people were arrested on Saturday after attempting to kill a police officer in Galt, according to the Galt Police Department. Police said an officer noticed a car that he identified from a previous case where a man was arrested for driving under the influence near the north and east dead-end of Crystal Way.

Residents in Sacramento prepare for incoming heavy weekend rain and wind

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Shoppers filled the aisles at Emigh's Hardware store in South Sacramento on Saturday, many rushing to pick up last-minute items before Sunday's wet weather. "We would rather not have any flooding," said customer Kiki Onsted, whose home experienced bad water damage after a storm in 2016. "I’m...

McKinley Park sewage water concerns grow as storm approaches

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — As Sunday's storm approaches, concerns over sewage water seeping into East Sacramento are growing. KCRA 3 viewer video and pictures of water accumulated in gutters and across sidewalks after an earlier storm has some neighbors worried Sunday’s rain will prove disastrous. "I’m not staying at my own...

Two Arrested In Galt For Allegedly Shooting At Police Officer

GALT (CBS13) – On Saturday, a Galt Police Department Officer was shot at by a man previously arrested on DUI charges, according to the Galt Police Department. The officer was on patrol in the northeast area of Crystal Way when the officer recognized a vehicle belonging to a man previously arrested for driving under the influence.  According to the Galt Police Department, “The officer heard multiple gunshot rounds fired towards his direction and heard the bullets penetrate the ground near his immediate area.” After requesting additional units for backup, the suspect fled eastbound on Boessow Road. The officers pursued the man and were...