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Monday Nov 16 | via Chico Enterprise-Record
Oroville >> A jury has convicted an Oroville man for a vehicle-to-vehicle shooting on Highway 70 that killed one last year. On Monday, the Butte County Superior Court panel convicted Ker Vang, 24, on seven felony counts, including second-degree murder for the Oct. 6, 2014, death of Jar Pao Lee of Oroville. Comment?
Monday Nov 16 | via KRCR
The seven-man five-woman jury convicted Ker Vang, 24, of second degree murder, attempted murder and shooting at an occupied vehicle, along with committing those crimes to benefit a criminal street gang, Butte County District Attorney Mike Ramsey said. On October 6, 2014 Vang shot at two different vehicles on Highway 70 in Oroville. Comment?
Friday Nov 6 | via Mercury-Register
Oroville >> An Oroville man has been arrested on suspicion of firing a gun outside a bar in August, the Butte County Sheriff's Office announced Friday. The suspected shooter, identified as 37-year-old Michael Troy McDonald Jr., allegedly fired a rifle near the Foothill Lounge in the early morning hours of Aug. 29, following a “physical altercation,” according to a news release. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 4 | via Mercury-Register
Oroville >> Tears flowed from the eyes of Giovanni Alvarez' family as his killer was sentenced to a total of 159 years-to-life in prison. Yatee Her, 32, sat silently as two of Alvarez' family members spoke in court of the loss of their loved one, and he remained silent as Judge Tamara Mosbarger handed down a sentence for each of the six charges of which he had been convicted, not just for Alvarez' death, but also the attempted murder of two other men. Comment?
Friday Oct 30 | via News10.net
A physical education teacher is under arrest and facing accusations of having inappropriate relationships with two male students at two separate high schools in the Oroville area. P.E. teacher arrested for inappropriate relationship with students A physical education teacher is under arrest and facing accusations of having inappropriate relationships with two male students at two separate high schools in the Oroville area. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 28 | via Chico Enterprise-Record
Oroville >> A man accused of killing an Oroville man July 18 waived his right to a preliminary hearing in court Wednesday. Duarte Manuel Gonsalves, 39, pleaded not guilty to murder, being a felon in possession of a firearm and possessing a short-barreled rifle or shotgun in August. Comment?
Oct 14, 2015 | via Paradise Post
Paradise >> A 30-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly holding his wife against her will, raping her and dragging her with a car, Oroville police said. The man, identified as Andrew David Acklin Jr., was taken into custody by Paradise police Monday evening following an investigation by the Oroville Police Department. Comment?
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