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Local & Regional SWAT Team evacuates apartment complex SWAT Team evacuates apartment complex (Video)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — The Bakersfield SWAT Team evacuated an apartment complex on Mount Vernon Avenue last night to take a suspect into custody.



The suspect wanted was 30-year-old David Figueroa.
Local & Regional 5 arrested on suspicion of BB gun assaults
Officers got the first call around 10:30 p.m. Thursday on the 1800 block of Planz Road. Police were told that the shooting involved four or five people in a car. Over the next two hours, police got similar BB gun assault calls throughout Bakersfield.
Local & Regional $139 million deal in LA teacher semen cookies case $139 million deal in LA teacher semen cookies case
The Los Angeles Unified School District will pay $139 million to end all remaining litigation involving an elementary school teacher convicted of committing numerous counts of lewd conduct against his students, according to the settlement announced Friday.
Local & Regional PG&E fined over alleged secret dealings PG&E fined over alleged secret dealings
State regulators Thursday fined Pacific Gas & Electric Co. and required its shareholders to cover as much as $400 million of a planned gas rate increase because of backroom negotiations between the utility and regulators.