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Transient Asks Police To Shoot Him

A transient is in the Merced County Jail after allegedly trying to break down a door at the Merced police station.

Randy Etherton was booked for investigation of felony vandalism and making terrorist threats yesterday. Police say Etherton used a pole to knock a hole in the door – then asked officers to shoot him.