Clear
56.8 ° F
Full Weather
Sponsored By:

Names Released in Police-Involved Shooting

Sponsored by:

Names have been released in a weekend shooting in Modesto.

Police say a man fighting with his girlfriend confronted officers with a knife and was shot and killed.

Officers Lyndon Yates and Mirl Morse responded to the call and were forced to shoot the suspect, 22-year-old Sammy Raymond Galvan.

The incident is under investigation, and the officers are on paid administrative leave, which is normal procedure after such a shooting.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Modesto Police.

Use the myMotherLode.com Keyword Search to go straight to a specific page

Popular Pages

  • Local News
  • Fire Info
  • Weather
  • Dining Guide
  • Classifieds
  • Events
  • Movies
  • Tourism
  • Polls
  • Traffic
  • Media
  • Real Estate
Feedback