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Crash Knocks Out Power In San Jacinto

More than 1,500 Southern California Edison customers lost power Saturday morning after a vehicle crashed into a utility pole in San Jacinto.

07/26/2014

(credit: CBS)

Suspect In Murder Of 20-Year-Old San Jacinto Woman Arrested

Authorities said a suspect has been arrested for the fatal shooting of a woman in San Jacinto.

01/18/2014

(credit: Mira Ecker)

Missing San Jacinto Husband Found Safe In Indio Area

A 35-year-old San Jacinto man was found in good condition in the Indio area Tuesday after his wife feared he may have been kidnapped, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/07/2014

(credit: Mira Ecker)

Woman Reportedly Awakes To Find Husband Kidnapped From San Jacinto Home

John R. Ecker, 35, may have been kidnapped and Riverside County authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating him.

01/06/2014

(credit: Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner)

Man Arrested After Explosion Rocks San Jacinto Neighborhood

Authorities Saturday announced the arrest of a 39-year-old man in connection with an explosion that rocked a San Jacinto neighborhood on Friday afternoon.

10/12/2013

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San Jacinto City Manager Loses 2nd Child To Same Highway 7 Years Apart

Brandon Hults, 20, was traveling south at about 2 a.m. when he lost control of his sedan. His vehicle struck a guard rail.

07/27/2013

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Judge Rules 4 Must Stand Trial For Beating, Abducting, Torturing Acquaintance

A Riverside County Superior Court judge ruled Friday that four people — three men and a woman — must stand trial on attempted murder charges for beating and abducting an acquaintance in San Jacinto last December.

07/26/2013

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Woman, 53, Arrested For Allegedly Punching San Jacinto Officer

A woman remained behind bars Sunday for allegedly punching an officer who was attempting to take her into custody.

05/19/2013

5 Family Members Injured In Crash While Retrieving Barbecue

Five family members were injured early Sunday morning after a car plowed into them while they were retrieving a fallen barbecue in Riverside County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2013

Bruna Secco was attacked by a pit bull near her San Jacinto home. (credit: CBS)

San Jacinto Woman Relates Story Of Near Fatal Pit Bull Attack

“I really thought I was going to die that day,” said Bruna Secco, a resident of San Jacinto.

03/22/2013

A paraglider was airlifted to a hospital after suffering critical injuries in a crash. (credit: Riverside County Fire Apparatus Engineer Ben Forqueran)

Paraglider Left Critically Injured After Crashing In San Jacinto

Authorities say a paraglider in San Jacinto was left critically injured Sunday afternoon after crashing into a ridge.

01/27/2013

(credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Suspected Thief Allegedly Beats 7-Eleven Employee With 40-Ounce Bottle Of Beer

Authorities say a convenience store employee who was knocked unconscious after a slip-and-fall was subsequently beaten with a stolen 40-ounce bottle of beer.

12/23/2012

(credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Paraglider Killed After Striking Power Lines

Authorities say a paraglider was killed Sunday after striking some live power lines in San Jacinto.

11/25/2012

(credit: CBS)

Woman Accused Of Pointing Laser At Police Patrol Car, Aircraft

A 32-year-old woman was arrested late Friday evening for allegedly aiming a laser at a police patrol vehicle and then a sheriff’s helicopter in the city of San Jacinto, authorities said.

11/03/2012

(credit: CBS)

Motorist Struck And Killed By SUV After He’s Ejected From His Vehicle

A motorist lost control of his vehicle, was ejected, and then struck by another vehicle and killed Saturday evening in Hemet, according to authorities.

10/21/2012

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