A man is being sought in connection with an alleged attack on a woman last night in Salinas. The 21 year-old woman reported that it happened just after 7 p-m, on the 600 block of Hartnell Street. She described her attacker as a 5 foot 7 inch tall, 19 year-old, Hispanic man who weighs about 175 pounds.
A man died after he crashed the vehicle he was driving in Gilroy early this morning. The 12:46 a.m. accident caused delays on southbound Highway 101 near Highway 25. The cause of the fatal incident is being investigated.
A local rally, to support the protestors at Standing Rock in North Dakota, is planned for Thursday in downtown Santa Cruz. Protestors say they want to bring attention to some of the banks (and other corporations) that are supporting the Dakota Access Pipeline. The local rally is scheduled to be held at the Bank Of America at 104 River Street from 9 a-m until 5 p-m December 1st. Several locals have suffered injuries there, including watsonville native Noah-Michael Treanor, who graduated from Pajaro Valley High in 2013; and 2014 Santa Cruz High Graduate (and former U-C-S-C student) Gabriela Benish-Kalna.
3 people, who were connected with a boat that landed at Ano Nuevo State Beach Sunday, were detained in connection with a suspected drug smuggling scheme. The Coast Guard had been tracking the boat before it landed……and San Mateo County Sheriff’s Deputies And ICE Officers met and detained the people at the landing site. The investigation of this case is ongoing.
(10:50) Watsonville - Watsonville will once again have a book store. Kelly Pleskunas, who was the owner of the former Crossroads Books in Watsonville, was forced to close her doors last April when the LANDLORD declined to renew her lease. The new book store, Kelly’s Books, will open on December 3rd and will offer gift items, cards, and books for all ages. The grand opening will begin at 10 a-m and include a ribbon cutting ceremony as well as a raffle. The new book store is located at the Watsonville Square shopping center at Main Street and Green Valley Road.
(10:00) Santa Cruz - A fundraiser was held over the weekend to raise money for Sean Arlt’s 4 year-old son. Arlt was killed in an officer- involved-shooting when he advanced officers with a metal bow rake last month. Community members and volunteers gathered together at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center and played music and raffled off prizes in effort to raise money for Arlt’s son, Kellen. The money raised will go into a fund for Kellen that will help supply support for immediate living expenses, preschool, and childcare.
(09:20) Santa Cruz - Save Our Shores teamed up with community members to participate in a Beach Cleanup over the weekend. Volunteers fanned across Cowell and Main beaches picking up cigarette buts, wine glasses and plastic utensils. Volunteers have reported they have gathered as much 800 pounds of trash, in one day, during the summer months. During the winter months there tends to be a decline of the amount of trash left on the beaches and volunteers estimate they collect between 50 to 100 pounds in one day.
(07:10) Salinas - A gang member was arrested after he attempted to fleet during a traffic stop. The incident took place last night near North Maderia and Roosevelt Street. Police reported that three passengers ran off avoiding arrest. However, The driver, 19 year-old Heriberto Rodriguez, was arrested. Police recovered two guns.
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