hit-and-run

Five-figure losses in hit-and-run Loomis burglaries

High-end burglaries have hit Loomis in November, with tens of thousands of dollars pilfered in two break-ins, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office reported. Investigations are ...

Noon Hour Update: Ski season preview; election vote count update; hit-and-run sentencing and Placer High football playoffs

  Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what w ...

Noon Hour Update: Hay shortages; food stamps at farmers markets; hit-and-run court update and Media Life

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Friday edition ...

Bail increased for alleged I-80 fatal hit-and-run driver

AUBURN CA - The family of Interstate-80 hit-and-run victim Dave Robinson Jr., sat strong through the arraignment Tuesday in a North Auburn courtroom of the man accused of fleeing t ...

CHP: Beat-up silver Acura or Honda is hit-and-run car in I-80 tow-truck driver death

AUBURN CA - The Auburn California Highway Patrol is asking the public to help locate the driver and vehicle of a hit-and-run traffic collision that struck and killed tow-truck driv ...

Car part left behind may lead investigators to hit-and-run suspect

Law enforcement is using a bumper left at the scene of a hit-and-run accident Monday to find the driver of a black Honda, according to Officer David Martinez of the Auburn Californ ...

Thanks for help at hit-and-run

Thank you to the people who helped me last Friday when I was hit by a car on Highway 49 near the I-80 offramp at about 11:30 a.m. Several people stopped to help me and waited with ...

Herding dog, cattle and ranchers attacked

Deputies are searching for a man who witnesses watched run down cattle, try to hit horse riders and purposefully crash into a beloved family cattle dog twice before fleeing the sce ...

Alleged Auburn home burglars could be facing charges

Two men who allegedly stole thousands of dollars in Auburn residents’ property could be facing Placer County charges. Eric Dasher, 24, of Sacramento, and Harrison Harden, 21, wh ...

Driver in fatal hit-and-run sentenced

An Antelope man was sentenced to 300 days in jail and five years probation in a hit-and-run case where a woman was killed on Interstate 80. Jeremy Sam Sarguis, 20, pleaded guilty ...

Family recalls anguish of crash

A Placer County jury recently found Anna E. Berset of Folsom guilty of vehicular manslaughter for the June 13, 2007 hit-and-run death of 15-year-old Courtney Parker, a popular Gran ...

Driver sought in hit-and-run

Law enforcement officials are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a driver who struck an Auburn man on a motorcycle and fled the scene. Duane Purdue, 59, owner of Sie ...

Citizen comes to rescue after hit-and-run collision

The last thing Dava Tennant expected, as she went about her daily business Feb. 4, was to be a hero. But at about 3 p.m. she found herself pulling a man out of a burning car and ca ...