Sheriff to hold press conference Friday on three homicides and county's leading role as meth producer

The Merced Sheriff's Office said it will hold a press conference tomorrow, Oct. 15, at 11 a.m. to update the Gustine homicide last week, the double homicide Wednesday and how Merced County remains a major leader in meth production in the U.S.

Details of those cases and drug production will be covered in the news conference, according to Deputy Tom MacKenzie.