A Hollister teen has been taken into custody in connection with two home robberies in the last 3 weeks. At 3pm on Friday, Hollister police arrived at a home on Clearview Drive after the residents came home to find their house burglarized of multiple electronic items. Investigation lead officers to the home of a 15-year-old boy on Farragot Drive. There they discovered the stolen items, as well as items from an April 22nd home robbery and an unregistered loaded handgun. The boy, a documented gang member on probation, was taken to juvenile hall.
May is clean air month, and the Monterey Bay Unified Air Pollution Control District is selecting the winners for their annual calendar art contest. School children in local counties submitted artwork, which will go in the 2014 calendar “Clean Air is Everyone’s Business.” The 13 winners selected from schools in Hollister, Watsonville, Salinas, and King City, will be announced at the May 15 Board of Directors meeting.
A traffic stop in Castroville resulted in the arrest of a wanted felon. A Monterey County Sheriff’s deputy pulled over a car for vehicle code violations and found that the driver was wanted for an outstanding felony charge for choking someone to unconsciousness. The man fled the car but was caught by the deputy. He was booked into Monterey County jail on the outstanding charges and resisting arrest.
Santa Cruz Police are searching for an elderly woman who has been missing since 8:10 am this morning. She is a white female named Virginia, age 77, wearing brown pants and a reddish long sleeve shirt with gray tennis shoes. She has shoulder length dark hair. She is visiting this area and has dementia. She has 2 medical bracelets on her wrist. If you see someone matching this description, please call 9-1-1.
A car stolen from a high school parking lot in Salinas was recovered less than an hour after the theft on Friday. Salinas Police received the report that a Cadillac Escalade had been stolen from Alisal High School at 3pm. An officer spotted the SUV nearby, and stopped it as it was turning back into the school parking lot. The school was momentarily locked down while officers arrested 25-year-old Aaron Jimenez. A passenger in the car was released after they were found not to be involved.
More Articles ...
- Murder Suspect Attempts Hanging 5/6/13 8.50a AF
- Four Arrested for Guns and Gang Involvement 5/6/13 8.30a AF
- Canoeing Accident Kills Two 5/6/13 6.50a AF
- AZ MAN ARRESTED IN SOUTH MONTEREY CO -5/5/13 - 12:15 PMD
- CAPITOLA KITE FESTIVAL -5/5/13 - 11:45 PMD
- SALINAS FARMERS MARKET -5/5/13 - 11:25 PMD
- LA BAHIA PROPOSAL MODIFIED - 5/5/13 10:30 PMD –
- SOQUEL DRIVE CLOSED FOR SPILL - 5/5/13 10:30 PMD –
- STOLEN CAR ARREST - 5/5/13 9:50 PMD
- SHOTS FIRED AT HOUSE - 5/5/13 9:30 PMD