TAFT - Three men were arrested Sunday when they stole 21 lemons from a Paramount Farms orchard.
Eduardo Castro, 34, and 42-year old Juan Gonzalez, both from Maricopa, were picking lemons from a Paramount Farms orchard. Deputies later learned 37-year old Efrain Casillas, also of Maricopa, conspired with Castro and Gonzalez to pick the lemons, according to Sgt. Marc Haiungs in a press release.
The loss totaled $5.25, Haiungs said in the statement.
All three men were transported and booked in to the Taft City Jail on charges of conspiracy to commit a crime and petty theft.
Sixth annual run, walk for sickle cell disease
Many local residents hit the pavement Saturday morning for the sixth annual walk and run against sickle cell disease.
CHP: Expect 2-hour closures at Hwy 99 and SR166
Highway 99 is experiencing partial closures due to "failing concrete," according to the California Highway Patrol.
VIDEO: Ill. anchorman says he has months to live
A television news anchorman fighting brain cancer in Illinois has told viewers he has only four to six months to live, but he hopes to work…
13-year-old gone missing near Municipal Airport
A young girl has gone missing in East Bakersfield and the Bakersfield Police Department are asking that you help them find her.