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The Mercury News
Last time jail guards had Tasers? Inmate was killedSan Jose recently awarded $1 million to the family of Steve Salinas, an overwei
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
San Jose recently awarded $1 million to the family of Steve Salinas, an overweight man who was high on PCP and died after San Jose police zapped him 10 times in 93 seconds. San Jose began using the Tasers in 2004 in hopes of cutting down injuries... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
5 detained after 3 stabbed in morning fight in San Jose between contractorsSAN JOSE (BCN)-- San Jose police said they detained five people this morning af
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
SAN JOSE (BCN)-- San Jose police said they detained five people this morning after a group of employees and contractors got into a fight that led to a stabbing, a police spokesman said. According to Sgt. Enrique Garcia, police received a call about... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
3 men stabbed in daylight fight between workers in San Josea.m. to check out a report of a stabbing, then learned en route that shots had
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
a.m. to check out a report of a stabbing, then learned en route that shots had been fired, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia, a San Jose police spokesman. LATEST NEWS VIDEOS Officers found three men who had been stabbed. They were hospitalized with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose men used mentally disabled teen as surrogate robber, police sayperson commits a crime it is up to the court system to determine culpability af
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
person commits a crime it is up to the court system to determine culpability after the arrest, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia, a San Jose Police Department spokesman. “That’s one of the things the court, the judicial system is going to have to look at,”... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose cops: Mentally disabled teen was used as surrogate robberperson commits a crime it is up to the court system to determine culpability af
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
person commits a crime it is up to the court system to determine culpability after the arrest, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia, a San Jose Police Department spokesman. “That’s one of the things the court, the judicial system is going to have to look at,”... Read more
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The Mercury News
Three men stabbed during warehouse brawlin an industrial area off South 10th Street on Friday morning, authorities said
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
in an industrial area off South 10th Street on Friday morning, authorities said. The victims are all expected to survive, San Jose police Sgt. Enrique Garcia said, adding that five people have been detained in connection with the fight, a tally... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose suspects persuade disabled teen to rob Asian womenlots have been arrested. The arrest was made on September 4 and police announc
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
lots have been arrested. The arrest was made on September 4 and police announced it on Friday. An investigation by the San Jose Police Department’s Robbery Unit unraveled a series of at least four robberies that occurred between August 2017 and... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Suspects 'Directed' Mentally Disabled Juvenile to Rob WomenSan Jose police said they have arrested three suspects in a series of brazen sn
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
San Jose police said they have arrested three suspects in a series of brazen snatch-and-grab jewelry robberies which targeted Asian women walking in parking lots in San Jose. Police said they arrested Dominic Shamo, 21, and Juan Arzate, 20, and a... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police get hefty recruiting boon from New York City tripSAN JOSE — A recruiting sojourn to New York City last week quickly proved to be
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
SAN JOSE — A recruiting sojourn to New York City last week quickly proved to be fruitful for the San Jose Police Department, with over 150 applicants who have cleared initial hurdles to join the rebuilding police force. Police Chief Eddie Garcia... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police: Men ‘directed’ mentally disabled teen to rob Asian womenthem commit a string of robberies targeting Asian women in San Jose parking lot
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
them commit a string of robberies targeting Asian women in San Jose parking lots over the past two months, according to San Jose police. The suspects, all from San Jose, have been identified as 21-year-old Dominic Shamo, 20-year-old Juan... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Police looking for damaged minivan in deadly San Jose hit and runthe wheel but are sure the driver intentionally left the scene. "This person k
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
the wheel but are sure the driver intentionally left the scene. "This person knew they hit another human being," said San Jose Police Sgt. Enrique Garcia. Police are looking for a damaged minivan, either a Chrysler Town and Country or a Dodge... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Minivan driver sought by police in San Jose hit-and-run fatalityOcala Avenue and Bermuda Way about 10:30 p.m. on reports of the hit-and-run col
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Ocala Avenue and Bermuda Way about 10:30 p.m. on reports of the hit-and-run collision, according to Sgt. Enrique Garcia, a San Jose Police Department spokesman. The driver of a 2001-2007 Chrysler Town & Country or Dodge Caravan hit a man while he... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police seek driver in fatal hit-run crashabout 10:31 p.m., a man was walking across Ocala Avenue near Bermuda Way when h
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
about 10:31 p.m., a man was walking across Ocala Avenue near Bermuda Way when he was hit by a minivan, according to San Jose police. Police described the vehicle involved as a 2001-2007 Chrysler Town & Country or Dodge Caravan. This marks... Read more
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The Mercury News
‘Welcome back, Officer Peralez’: San Jose councilman rejoins police forceCouncilman Raul Peralez hasn’t heard them in nearly a decade. “Congratulations
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Councilman Raul Peralez hasn’t heard them in nearly a decade. “Congratulations, Officer Peralez.” Those words, uttered by San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia on Monday, stirred deep emotions and marked the start of a new journey for the downtown... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose at center of disturbance later stole car, lead officers on chase, police sayTuesday shortly after 2:30 p.m. at a home on the 1500 block of West San Carlos
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Tuesday shortly after 2:30 p.m. at a home on the 1500 block of West San Carlos Street, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia of the San Jose Police Department. Police closed down West San Carlos Street between Buena Vista and Willard avenues in response to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Family disturbance shuts down busy San Jose streetreported shortly after 2:30 p.m. at a home on the 1500 block of West San Carlos
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
reported shortly after 2:30 p.m. at a home on the 1500 block of West San Carlos Street, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia of the San Jose Police Department. A man in his 30s or 40s got into a verbal argument with his mother and allegedly started... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose robbery suspect killed by police identifiedThe armed robbery suspect shot and killed by a San Jose police officer was iden
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
The armed robbery suspect shot and killed by a San Jose police officer was identified as a 33-year-old San Jose resident. Jacob Dominguez was fatally shot by a police officer following a nine-day crime spree that included a armed robbery and a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Elderly woman dies of injuries suffered in July 1 crashin a July 1 vehicle collision, bringing the number of roadway fatalities in San
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
in a July 1 vehicle collision, bringing the number of roadway fatalities in San Jose this year to 32, police said. The San Jose Police Department identified the woman as Nu Trinh Thai. The collision, which involved a BMW and an Infiniti, was... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man identified in fatal East San Jose crasharound 11 p.m. when he lost control at Capitol Expressway and slammed into a ci
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
around 11 p.m. when he lost control at Capitol Expressway and slammed into a city light pole, a sound wall and two trees, San Jose police said. Zuniga-Lazo was thrown from the heavily damaged sports car, according to police. He was pronounced... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Man Fatally Shot By Cop Did Not Have a Gun, SJPD SaysA known gang member fatally shot by police late Friday in San Jose was not arme
NBC Bay Area / Posted 5 days ago
A known gang member fatally shot by police late Friday in San Jose was not armed with a gun, San Jose Police Chief Eddie Garcia said Monday. The deadly shooting incident occured shortly after undercover officers in unmarked cars pulled over Jacob... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police: Deadly shooting of unarmed robbery, drive-by suspect capped lengthy cat-mouse pursuitSAN JOSE — An unarmed man shot and killed by police Friday was being closely mo
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
SAN JOSE — An unarmed man shot and killed by police Friday was being closely monitored and pursued for more than a week by San Jose police who linked him to a drive-by shooting and an armed robbery, authorities said. Jacob Dominguez, 33, of San... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
San Jose police fatally shoot man 'known to be armed' AP News | 09/17/17 06:09 PM SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Police in San Jose say
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 6 days ago
AP News | 09/17/17 06:09 PM SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Police in San Jose say officers shot and killed a wanted man who was "known to be armed" and had been chased by them hours earlier. Officer... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Police release details of officer-involved shooting that killed gang membershooting Friday evening in San Jose that ended in the death of a gang member wh
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 6 days ago
shooting Friday evening in San Jose that ended in the death of a gang member who was an armed robbery suspect. San Jose police released the name of the officer who Friday shot and killed a gang member being sought for armed robbery. The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Veteran cop IDd in fatal shooting of robbery suspectAn 11-year veteran of the San Jose Police Department was identified by authorit
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
An 11-year veteran of the San Jose Police Department was identified by authorities Sunday as the officer involved in the fatal shooting Friday of an armed-robbery suspect following a high-risk traffic stop. Officer Mike Pina shot and killed the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Veteran cop IDd in fatal shooting of robbery suspectAn 11-year veteran of the San Jose Police Department was identified by authorit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
An 11-year veteran of the San Jose Police Department was identified by authorities Sunday as the officer involved in the fatal shooting Friday of an armed-robbery suspect following a high-risk traffic stop. Officer Mike Pina shot and killed the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Man Shot Dead by SJ Officer Had Lengthy Rap Sheet: PDpolice confirmed. Dominguez was struck at least once and pronounced dead at the
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
police confirmed. Dominguez was struck at least once and pronounced dead at the scene, according to the statement. No San Jose police officers were wounded. Dominguez had a lengthy rapsheet, which included weapon and drug charges, police... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man shot by cops in San Jose was ‘known to be armed,’ police saySAN JOSE — The man shot and killed by San Jose police Friday was a gang member
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
SAN JOSE — The man shot and killed by San Jose police Friday was a gang member who was “known to be armed” and had fled from officers earlier that day, the department said Sunday, releasing new details on the city’s eighth officer-involved shooting... Read more
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The Mercury News
One-time Concord police chief, San Jose assistant chief, diessaid. He was 79. Former Concord Police Chief Robert Bradshaw died last week.
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
said. He was 79. Former Concord Police Chief Robert Bradshaw died last week. He also was an assistant chief with the San Jose Police Department and Nevada Highway Patrol in the 1970s before becoming the chief of the Reno Police Department... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose robbery suspect shot to death by policeA robbery suspect was fatally shot by San Jose police during a Friday night tra
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
A robbery suspect was fatally shot by San Jose police during a Friday night traffic stop, authorities said. Comparison of 2016's violent crime stats from major Bay Area cities The incident began about 7 p.m. near White and Penitencia Creek roads... Read more
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KTVN Reno
RPD Mourns the Loss of Former Police Chiefbring institutional change to the PD," Kirkland said. Bradshaw came to Reno af
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
bring institutional change to the PD," Kirkland said. Bradshaw came to Reno after serving as Assistant Police Chief of the San Jose Police Department. After he left the Reno Police Department, he worked for the Nevada Highway Patrol and became the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJPD May Lose HelicopterThe San Jose Police Department could be losing one of its most valuble crime-fi
NBC Bay Area / Posted 8 days ago
The San Jose Police Department could be losing one of its most valuble crime-fighting tools: its helicopter. The police department is asking the city to help buy a new helicopter because the current one is old and soon will not be safe to... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police seek help locating missing woman diagnosed with dementia82, is diagnosed with dementia and has other health conditions that require imm
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
82, is diagnosed with dementia and has other health conditions that require immediate medical attention, according to San Jose police. She was last seen by family members Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at her residence in the 5000 block of Pinetree... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police, family seek San Jose woman not heard from in a montheyes and brown hair, and drives a white 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 with a Californ
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
eyes and brown hair, and drives a white 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 with a California license plate 7GYH248. Anyone with information about Pajić’s whereabouts can contact the San Jose Police Department missing person unit at 408-277-4786 or 408-277-89... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Former Reno Police Chief Dieshaving served in that position from 1981-1991. Prior to coming to RPD, Chief Br
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
having served in that position from 1981-1991. Prior to coming to RPD, Chief Bradshaw served as Assistant Chief of the San Jose Police Department. Chief Bradshaw is widely regarded as an expert in Community Oriented Policing and is credited... Read more
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The Mercury News
Distraught man arrested at KFC in Milpitasemployees and customers of the restaurant were immediately evacuated, police sa
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
employees and customers of the restaurant were immediately evacuated, police said. With the assistance of personnel from San Jose Police Department and Fremont Police Department, including an armored vehicle from Fremont police, people in... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJ Day Care Worker Accused of Sexually Assaulting 9-Oldmale working at a San Jose day care was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexu
NBC Bay Area / Posted 9 days ago
male working at a San Jose day care was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexual assault of a 9-year-old, according to the San Jose Police Department. Police were notified about a child who was touched inappropriately by a day care aide at the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Redwood City police chief retiringof a medical condition. He will exit after serving in law enforcement for 31 ye
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
of a medical condition. He will exit after serving in law enforcement for 31 years, starting as a patrol officer with the San Jose Police Department in 1986. “It is with deep regret and sadness that I have accepted that it is time to listen to my... Read more
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The Mercury News
Middle school teacher removed amid sex-crimes investigationto determine whether it’s possible any crimes have been committed,” reads a sta
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
to determine whether it’s possible any crimes have been committed,” reads a statement from Principal Paul Slayton. San Jose police said that its Internet Crimes Against Children task force is investigating an allegation of annoying and/or... Read more
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The Mercury News
Elderly woman robbed of purse near Grand Century MallAug. 31 at 9:45 a.m. in a parking lot on the 1000 block of Story Road near Clem
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
Aug. 31 at 9:45 a.m. in a parking lot on the 1000 block of Story Road near Clemence Avenue, said Sgt. Enrique Garcia of the San Jose Police Department. A man got out of a waiting car, approached the victim and ripped her purse from her shoulder... Read more
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The Mercury News
Schools searched after campus gun reportby police Monday after students reported seeing someone with a gun, but no weap
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
by police Monday after students reported seeing someone with a gun, but no weapon or suspect has been found, according to San Jose police. Officers were called about 11:54 a.m. to Fammatre Elementary School on New Jersey Avenue, near Curtner and... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Ocean Speedway: Kevin Thomas Jr. wins in California Spirit Weekof the series with three feature wins. The “Task Force Racers” were a three-dr
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
of the series with three feature wins. The “Task Force Racers” were a three-driver team composed of Dan Anderson of the San Jose Police department, Tony Parker, who is originally from the Santa Clara Police department and Kelly, who is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Rick Stevens: Tower of Power singer’s redemption in prisonday, in an argument inside a San Jose home, Stevens shot to death Elliott Ray W
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
day, in an argument inside a San Jose home, Stevens shot to death Elliott Ray Wickliffe, 30. In a bit of superb work by San Jose police, he was captured running across the grounds of the Edenvale Elementary School. “What’s the hassle?” Stevens... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Jose man arrested in fatal stabbingChristopher Gaeta was booked into Santa Clara County Jail Saturday on suspicion
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Christopher Gaeta was booked into Santa Clara County Jail Saturday on suspicion of murder and attempted murder. San Jose police officers were called to the 4200 block of Senter Road about 6:45 p.m. on Friday and found a man suffering... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
San Jose man arrested in fatal stabbingChristopher Gaeta was booked into Santa Clara County Jail Saturday on suspicion
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Christopher Gaeta was booked into Santa Clara County Jail Saturday on suspicion of murder and attempted murder. San Jose police officers were called to the 4200 block of Senter Road about 6:45 p.m. on Friday and found a man suffering... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man fatally stabbed in San Jose late Fridaymurder. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mike Mo
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
murder. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mike Montonye or Detective Jason Tanner of the San Jose Police Department’s Homicide Unit, 408-277-5283. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous can call the Crime Stoppers Tip... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Washington state couple indicted in text message abuse caseFILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department
The Times and Democrat / Posted 15 days ago
FILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department shows suspect Michael Kellar, a resident of Tacoma, Wash. A federal grand jury has indicted Kellar and Gail Lynn Burnworth, a Washington state couple accused of sexually... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Washington state couple indicted in text message abuse caseFILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 15 days ago
FILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department shows suspect Michael Kellar, a resident of Tacoma, Wash. A federal grand jury has indicted Kellar and Gail Lynn Burnworth, a Washington state couple accused of sexually... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Washington state couple indicted in text message abuse caseFILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department
Santa Maria Times / Posted 15 days ago
FILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department shows suspect Michael Kellar, a resident of Tacoma, Wash. A federal grand jury has indicted Kellar and Gail Lynn Burnworth, a Washington state couple accused of sexually... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Washington state couple indicted in text message abuse caseFILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department
Sioux City Journal / Posted 15 days ago
FILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department shows suspect Michael Kellar, a resident of Tacoma, Wash. A federal grand jury has indicted Kellar and Gail Lynn Burnworth, a Washington state couple accused of sexually... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Washington state couple indicted in text message abuse caseFILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
FILE -This AUG. 3, 2017, file photo released by the San Jose Police Department shows suspect Michael Kellar, a resident of Tacoma, Wash. A federal grand jury has indicted Kellar and Gail Lynn Burnworth, a Washington state couple accused of sexually... Read more
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