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Bellflower man found deceased in Owens River

Inyo County Sheriff’s Office press release Shortly after noon Tuesday, Inyo County Sheriff’s Dispatch received notification of a missing member of a four-person fishing group. According to the reporting party, the group was alerted when their friend did not return to his vehicle after fishing; he was last seen below the Tinnemaha Reservoir on the […]

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Bishop PD investigating probable suicide

BPD press release On Sunday, February 26, 2017 at approximately 0807 hours, the Bishop Police Department received a 911 call from a business located on the 1100 block of N. Main Street, reporting a female inside a vehicle, who appeared to be in distress. Units from the Bishop Police Department, the Inyo County Sheriff’s Department […]

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Mammoth resident killed in loader accident

Mammoth Lakes Police Department press release Mammoth Lakes, CA – On Wednesday, January 11, 2017, the Mammoth Lakes Police Department responded to assist with a call for medical aid on the 200 block of Lupin Street at approximately 1813 hours. A Mammoth Lakes resident was involved in an incident on private property with a private […]

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Deceased woman at Inyo County Jail identified

Inyo County District Attorney’s Office press release The inmate who passed away at the Inyo County jail on December 24, 2016 was 46 year old Theresa Hooper of Bishop. Ms. Hooper had been serving a sentence for misdemeanor offenses at the time of her death. An autopsy was conducted on December 30, 2016 by a […]

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Woman dies after fall near Bear Creek Spire

Inyo County Sheriff’s Department press release Inyo County Sheriff’s Office was contacted the evening of September 18th regarding a deceased fall victim near Bear Creek Spire. The reporting party, and climbing partner, indicated that the two-person team had camped at Dade Lake and set out the morning of the 18th to ascend Bear Creek Spire. […]

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Man dies in San Joaquin River

Mono County Sheriff’s Department press release On Sunday, August 21, at approximately 4:15 p.m., the Mono County Sheriff’s Office received a call regarding an adult male who had jumped into the San Joaquin River at Lower Rainbow Falls, which is located in Red’s Meadow in Madera County. It was reported that the male was floating […]

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