TBS Today, May 16

Masked men in a stolen car brandished a gun at a Berkeley Hills resident who interrupted a catalytic converter theft this week.

Here's what we know.

Gun brandished in Berkeley during catalytic converter theft attempt
There were also reports that they pushed a garbage bin into the man, denting his car, where his 2-year-old grandson was sitting.

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In other news, here's a case update we shared earlier this week: A woman charged with murder was released on her own recognizance. That's something you don't see every day.

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