(08:45) Chualar - Police are investigating a robbery that occurred in Chualar last night. The incident took place just after 6:00 at the Taqueria Hidalgo on Grant Street. The 40 year-old victim reported she was held at gun point.
A Salinas sandwich shop was robbed last night. The incident took place just after 6:45 in the Harden Ranch shopping center on N. Main Street. Police are searching for two men. One of the men was described as 5’11” and thin. The second man is about 5’5” with a medium to heavy set build. The two were last seen going eastbound on Harden Way.
Small business groups are invited to a holiday bash this Friday in Santa Cruz. The Cocoanut Grove is hosting the event which includes a dinner buffet, photo booths, caricaturists, airbrush tattoos and dj entertainment. The gathering is slated to take place from 6 until 11 p-m at 400 Beach Street.
1 person suffered major injuries in a crash in Salinas this morning. The accident occurred shortly before 11 a.m,, when a car swerved into the westbound lane of Blanco Road and was hit by an 18-wheeler. The person was transported to an area hospital, and Blanco Road was closed for just under 3 hours (as the cause of the accident was investigated, and the roadway was cleared).
A Marina gang member is being sought in connection with a November homicide IN Monterey. 21 year-old Jorge Luis Mendoza is believed to have murdered a man November 23rd, in a Cannery Row parking garage on wave street. Mendoza is thought to be armed and dangerous. Anyone with any idea of his whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Monterey Police Department.
A new center to serve the homeless population in Salinas has opened. The Chinatown Health Services Center held their Grand Opening today. They hope to specifically help people with housing , hygiene, and mental health services. The Center is equipped with 4 showers…..and towels and toiletries for the people who use them.
At least 36 people died in Friday night’s Ghost Ship Fire in Oakland. 2 were former u-c-s-c students, and a 3rd had ties to Salinas. 30 year-old Sara Hoda graduated from Merrill College in 2009; and 22 year-old Cash Askew was a kresge college student from 2012 – 2014. Firefighters have searched through 90 percent of the structure so far. Once their search for bodies is complete, the plan is to demolish what’s left of the warehouse. The fire is currently believed to have been electrical in nature; and is thought to have begun in the back on the bottom floor.
A 21 year-old woman has reported that a man tried to rape her last month in Salinas. She says the incident took place around 7:10 p-m on November 28th……on the 600 block of Hartnell Street, along the fence-line of the Hartnell College track. She described her attacker as a 5-foot 7-inch tall, 19-20 year-old, Hispanic man, with a heavy build and prescription glasses, but without any facial hair. Anyone with any information on this case is encouraged to contact the Salinas Police Department.
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