there have been some salinas residents that suspect that they were targeted for buglary, because of postings on social media sites such as facebook. apparently theives look for people who are posting from vacation sites or far away events and then burglarize them. authorities point out that this can also help locate the perpatrators of the crimes. they also advise using caution whenever putting any kind of personal information on the internet.
a man was found trapped under a pallet wrapping machine by fellow workers. the accident was reported at around 8:30 p-m friday, at a business believed to be growers ice off of abbot and growers streets. the man was pronounced dead at the scene. his identity is being withheld pending notification of family. the mans co workers were interviewd and offered counseling. apparently there were no witnesses to the accident.
kids playing in the continental little league, in salinas could have baseball practice and games interrupted. the league’s storage building was broken into and approximaetly 3 thousand dollars worth of equipment was stolen. the theives made off with uniforms, gloves, balls, bats, maintenance tools, and a sound system. the storage unit was also heavily damaged.
the santa cruz civic auditorium was the venue for the 61st annual santa cruz gem and mineral show. the event featured a wide variety of rocks, minerals, and fossils. there were also gift items for sale, as well as jewelry and lapidary supplies. there was an educational section for children. hundreds of rock hounds from all over the country showed up at this years event
THERE WAS A FATAL TRAFFIC COLLISION SATURDAY NIGHT IN SOUTH MONTEREY COUNTY. THAT AFTER A MOTORCYCLE COLLIDED WITH A CAR ON METZ ROAD (BETWEEN KING CITY AND GREENFIELD) AT ABOUT 7:40 P-M. THE MOTORCYCLIST WAS WAS DECLARED DEAD AT THE SCENE. THE ACCIDENT REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION BY THE C-H-P .