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Modesto Brothers Jailed In Shooting

Modesto police have three accused gang members jailed in connection with a June 14th shooting, after a three-hour standoff yesterday afternoon.

SWAT team members served search and arrest warrants at the home of the Mendoza brothers shortly before 3 p.m. Francisco Mendoza was arrested in his front yard without incident. Officers say Carlos and Moises were hidden in a crawl space under the house by their mother, Elizabeth Mendoza. They were finally flushed out with tear gas and charged with firearms violations, conspiracy and criminal gang activity.