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Report of attempted murder in Lone Pine

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release On Tuesday May 23rd, Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch was contacted with a request for a deputy to conduct a welfare check on an individual who had not shown up to work. After responding to the residence on Post Street in Lone Pine, deputies discovered a male subject inside that […]

 
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Update: Missing Mt. Whitney hiker found deceased

Search and Rescue UPDATE At noon Tuesday Dongying “Cindy” Qiu was located deceased at the base of a frozen waterfall near Outpost Camp. It is believed that she fell approximately 60 feet through a snow chute at the top of the waterfall (located on the southwest side of Outpost Camp, about a quarter mile off […]

 
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Now is the time for Emergency Preparedness

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release Emergency Preparedness doesn’t have to be complicated. Residents and business owners are encouraged to prepare now for Spring 2017 runoff.  Build a kit: A disaster kit should have enough supplies to last a minimum of three days, and should include basic items your household may need in the […]

 
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Updates on mountain roads, passes

Press release Updated Road Conditions for Inyo County Mountain Roads: Upper Rock Creek, above Tom’s place – CLOSED. Mono County Road has cleared most of the main road with only clean-up operations left; new updates on the status of this road will be posted. Pine Creek Rd. – OPEN- No restrictions Sabrina Rd., – OPEN, […]

 
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Jury splits on Bencoma charges

Inyo County District Attorney press release An Inyo County Jury convicted Bishop-area resident Raymond Bencoma of being a felon in possession of a firearm and a felon in possession of ammunition, but was unable to reach verdicts on charges that he assaulted four peace officers during an incident that occurred in the early morning hours […]

 
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Irvine man dies in fall in chute near Mirror Lake

From Inyo County Sheriff’s Facebook page SAR Recovery – Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was contacted on October 18th at approximately 4:30 am regarding a fall victim. According to the reporting party, he was franticly woken up at approximately 2:45 am at Outpost Camp by a hiker whose companion had fallen and was believed to be […]

 
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Threat ‘not credible’ – Lone Pine schools open Thursday

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release The Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, Federal Bureau of Investigations, Joint Terrorism Task Force, CHP and other law enforcement agencies conducted a thorough and exhaustive investigation into the validity of the recent email threat made to Lone Pine High School. The outcome of the investigation indicated that the threat was […]

 
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Honoring National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Press release Each year the second week in April is dedicated to the men and women who serve as public safety dispatchers.  Originally introduced to Congress in 1991, and officially recognized in 1994, National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is a time to honor and thank our public safety dispatchers for a job well done. Last […]

 
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Remains found near Tecopa are those of Carmel man

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release On Friday April 1st Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was notified that human remains had been located near Tecopa. Inyo County Sheriff’s Deputies as well as the south-county coroner responded and transported the remains to Lone Pine. Tuesday morning, the Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was notified by the south-county coroner […]

 
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Man arrested in Mono County on multiple felonies after standoff

Press release In the early afternoon of Thursday, February 25, 2016, Mono County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Adobe Ranch Road, south of Highway 120 East, to investigate a report of a squatter in a vacant cabin. The suspect, later identified as William Ward, broke into the property and illegally took up residence. A deputy spotted Mr. Ward […]

 
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An Inyo case of mistaken identity

By Deb Murphy Fresno resident Melissa Neylon was scheduled to do an inspection at the Inyo County Jail for her employer Fire Life Safety Inspection on December 4 and ended up getting a more intimate look at the facility until she posted bail on the 18th. Sounds like one of those you’re-not-going-to-believe-this stories? It was, […]

 
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