FREMONT (CBS SF) – All lanes of Southbound Interstate 880 in Fremont have reopened following an investigation into a fatality Wednesday afternoon. Fremont Police said that they received a call of a person who either jumped or fell from the Thornton Avenue overpass onto the freeway around 3:44 p.m. Police said officers attempted lifesaving measures, but the person was pronounced dead at the scene by firefighters. READ MORE: Family Holds Vigil, Seeks Accountability From Alameda Police Following In-Custody Death Of Mario Gonzalez No additional details about the death are immediately available. Police Activity/Traffic Advisory @FremontFire — Fremont Police Department (@FremontPD) April 22, 2021 READ MORE: COVID Vaccines: Santa Clara Set To Deliver 1 Millionth Dose Amid Supply Influx - 'Something To Celebrate' Police closed the left two lanes of Southbound 880 near the Thornton Avenue exit as police and the California Highway Patrol investigated, causing a backup … [Read more...] about Death Investigation Closes Lanes Of Southbound I-880 In Fremont
MESA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – The complete draining of a reservoir on Colorado’s Western Slope is underway in an effort to rid the small lake of northern pike before the illegally introduced predators devour four species of endangered fish that have been recovering there for more than three decades. The northern pike were first spotted at Mack Mesa Reservoir by anglers last fall, according to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife. CPW officials conducted an immediate sample count and removed several adult northern pike. Additional fish were later discovered during a time when northern pike are known to spawn. READ MORE: WATCH: Air-Drop Fish Stocking Operations Bring Trout To Colorado Alpine Lakes “Northern pike are a voracious predator that cannot be managed in Mack Mesa,” explained Ben Felt, CPW’s aquatic biologist for the Grand Junction area. (credit: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources) CPW officials suspect someone illegally transported and released northern pike … [Read more...] about Officials Emptying Colorado Reservoir To Eliminate ‘Voracious Predator’ Before It Wipes Out Multiple Endangered Species
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – After two fatal hit-and-runs in three days, Fort Worth police are once again asking for the public’s help finding the person responsible. A man was killed at 4 a.m. on April 18. It happened in the 1100 block of I-35. READ MORE: Odessa Police Investigating After Men Steal Large Toy Turtle From Indoor Playground Three days earlier, on April 15, a woman was killed and two people were injured by a hit-and-run driver. It happened just before 3 a.m. in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 30 at Forest Park Boulevard. Detectives are asking for the public’s help finding a black or silver van or SUV. Anyone with information about either incident is encouraged to call Fort Worth police at 817.392.4892. READ MORE: Former President George W. Bush Criticizes Republican Isolationism, Anti-Immigration Rhetoric #HitandRun Please help us locate a vehicle (no description) involved in a deadly hit-and-run on April 18. At approx. 4 a.m., the unidentified … [Read more...] about 2 People Killed In 3 Days By Separate Hit-And-Run Drivers In Fort Worth
Colorado Springs police shot and killed a man early Saturday morning. The shooting happened at 340 Crestone Lane, according to a 5:17 a.m. Colorado Springs police tweet. “Investigation is in the preliminary stages,” according to an El Paso County Sheriff’s Office tweet. “There is no threat to the community.” EPSO lead agency investigating officer involved shooting 400 blk Crestone Lane. A male party is deceased. No officers injured. Investigation is in the preliminary stages. There is no threat to the community. pic.twitter.com/tA5dvCvHNg — EPCSheriff (@EPCSheriff) January 12, 2019 No police officers were injured in the shooting. Few details are available about the incident at this point. Check back on this developing news story for updates. Officer Involved Shooting: 340 Crestone Lane. PIO’s Sosa (EPSO) and Black (CSPD) responding. — Springs Police (@CSPDPIO) January 12, 2019 Policies Report an Error Contact Us Submit a … [Read more...] about Colorado Springs police shoot and kill man
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO-TV) — Derek Chauvin is spending his first full day in the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Oak Park Heights. He showed no reaction Tuesday afternoon as the judge read all three unanimous guilty verdicts for the murder of George Floyd on Memorial Day last year. Chauvin was quickly handcuffed and taken out of the courtroom. READ MORE: California Water Woes Trickle Down To Local Farmers The former Minneapolis police officer is guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Chauvin will stay locked up until his sentencing date in about eight weeks. Judge Peter Cahill will decide if an upward sentencing departure applies to this case. Based on minimum sentencing guidelines, Chauvin will get at least 12-and-a-half years in prison, but it could be much longer. “Under the Minnesota sentencing guidelines, if you kill someone intentionally … that’s 25 years (in prison). Different from first-degree murder, which … [Read more...] about Derek Chauvin Sentence: How Long Will He Spend In Prison?