Crime

Crime

Los Osos woman avoids jail time for nephew’s death in 2014 crash

Wendi Brito Gallardo, 21, of Los Osos, who pleaded no contest last month to misdemeanor child abuse for a 2014 rollover crash that killed her 17-year-old brother Simon Brito and 22-month-old nephew Mason Simmonds-Gibson, will avoid jail in exchange for her testimony against the driver in the fatal crash.

Crime

Burglary suspects nearly hit officer with truck, SLOPD says

Two Santa Maria men — Antonio Javier Tanner-Galvan, 24, and Alberto Macias, Jr., 22 — suspected of burglarizing vehicles and stealing motorcycles and trailers in San Luis Obispo, are in County Jail on a host of charges, including assault on a police officer with a deadly weapon, after nearly striking an officer with a truck during a getaway last week.

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SUV pulled from Oceano Dunes creek crossing

An SUV was found in the flooded Arroyo Grande Creek Wednesday, February 8, 2017. California State Parks contacted the owner who said the vehicle had been stolen in Santa Maria.
Joe Johnston jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
SUV pulled from Oceano Dunes creek crossing 0:46

SUV pulled from Oceano Dunes creek crossing

Nephew shares memories of David Fear, who died in Grover Beach dog attack 0:46

Nephew shares memories of David Fear, who died in Grover Beach dog attack

Surveillance video of theft at Central Coast Trains in Atascadero 0:13

Surveillance video of theft at Central Coast Trains in Atascadero

Morro Bay murder defendant makes his first appearance in court 0:42

Morro Bay murder defendant makes his first appearance in court