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3 arrested in Oct. 27 robbery-murder

SACRAMENTO COUNTY, CA - Three men have been arrested in what sheriff's detectives believe was a marijuana robbery turned violent.

Kelly McClurg, 60, was found dead by two friends the evening of Oct. 27 at his Dillard Road and Highway 99 property, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department. McClurg had been shot multiple times.

A sheriff's news release says two suspects, Justin Valine, 23, and Daniel Valine, 44, were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of murdering and robbing McClurg. They were being held on no-bail.

The third suspect, Kailan James, 22, was taken taken into custody in Arizona on Wednesday pending extradition to Sacramento County.

Detectives say the three men were believed to be acquaintances of the victim.

Herald murder suspect speaks from behind bars

SACRAMENTO - Thirty-one-year-old Jerry King denied killing his uncle in a jailhouse interview at the Sacramento County Jail on Wednesday.

"I wish I could make it all better for me, my family, my uncle, find justice for him," said King.

King was arrested Tuesday for the murder of his uncle, 50 year -old Willis Griffin in Herald.

King claims he was in the house when his uncle was killed last Sunday afternoon.

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"It was a gray Chevy truck that was pulling out of my driveway. I was asleep on the couch when I heard the gunshot. I got up and looked outside," said King.

Driver, passenger ID'd in deadly crash during police pursuit

STOCKTON, CA - Stockton police released the names of two of those involved in a police pursuit Wednesday night that concluded with the death of a passenger.

The violent episode began at 6:50 p.m. with a man and a woman in a pick-up truck stopped in front of a 55-year-old man in a white Ford 150 extended cab pick-up stopped at American and First streets, police spokesman Officer Joe Silva said. The couple got into the Ford 150 with the man punching the driver several times before getting behind the wheel and driving to Hazelton Avenue and Aurora Street where they punched the victim out of the truck and drove away.

Nephew suspected in shooting death of Herald man

HERALD, Calif. - A man was arrested Tuesday evening in connection to the shooting death of his uncle that happened Sunday afternoon outside of his home.

Jerry King, 31, the victim's nephew, was arrest around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday by the Sacramento County Sheriff's Major Crimes Bureau, Sgt. Jason Ramos said.

Neighbors who live in the area said for the past few days they saw detectives investigating at the home. Maria Alvarez said she saw the suspect numerous times and the arrest was surprising.

"We would see him and he would wave every once in a while," said Alvarez.

In the initial report, King called the sheriff's department Sunday around 4:30 p.m. and reported hearing gunshots outside of his home on the 13000 block of Purvis Road; when King went outside, he saw his uncle lying unresponsive in the driveway, he told the sheriff's department.

Man shot, killed outside his nephew's home

HERALD, CA - A family is grieving the loss of an uncle and the Sacramento Sheriff's Department is looking for those responsible for his shooting death.

A shooting happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 13000 block of Purvis Rd. The caller told the Sheriff's Department that he heard a gunshot outside his home and when he went to investigate he saw that his uncle was lying unresponsive on the driveway.

Sgt. Jason Ramos explained that the uncle was riding a dirt bike at the time. It is not known if he was leaving or returning to the property at the time of the shooting.

Ramos said nothing is being ruled out, including the possibility of a road rage incident, but that investigators believe the shooting may have been very deliberate.