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Shots fired in North Sacramento


ID=19738289Sacramento Police Department confirmed that shots were fired in the area of Majestic Lane and MacArthur Street north of I-80 east.

According to Sacramento Police Officer Justin Brown, police were responding to an attempted burglary in the area. They received reports of three subjects trying to break into a house and that the shots were fired by the homeowner.

No one was hit that police are aware of but one person was detained with two other suspects wanted, said Brown.


5 arrested in 'Hands up, don't shop' protest in Arden Fair Mall


Five people were taken into custody during a protest Friday evening at Arden Fair Mall, according to Sacramento police.

Protesters gathered outside the mall at 3 p.m. to join a national demonstration called "Hands up, don't shop!" -- a protest aimed at the grand jury's decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, as well as Black Friday shopping.

Law enforcement, including Sacramento police and California Highway Patrol, were on hand for crowd and traffic control, making sure protesters weren't in the streets or blocking shoppers.

While the protest started peacefully, it got more heated as it went on. Demonstrators chanted, carried signs and walked from the street and around Arden Fair Mall.

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Gloria Casillas came to the United States 10 years ago where she met her husband and had a 6-year-old son who is an American citizen. While waiting for immigration reform, her biggest fear was getting deported and separated from her son.

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