211 PC Armed Robbery

Release Date/Time: 2/17/2016 3:15 AM

Incident: 211 PC

Report #: 16-020814

Date: Tuesday, 2/16/2016

Time: 10:36 PM

Location: 13000 blk of Jackson St.

An 83 year old Salinas resident returned home from a local bingo establishment. She drove home to the 13000  block of Jackson St. When she pulled into her garage, she was confronted by a male wearing dark clothing and a face mask. He pointed a gun at her and told her to roll down the window. He then smashed the driver's door window of her car with a black revolver. He put the gun to her head and demanded her purse. He opened the rear door and took her purse out of the back seat and fled. The victim received minor injuries from broken glass which did not require hospitalization. No suspects have been identified. Anyone with information related to this crime is urged to contact the Salinas Police Department or call the crime tip line at 831-775-4222

Release Authorized by: Robert Hampson III

Telephone: (831) 758-7250

Question of the Day

What can I do if I see a car parked in my neighborhood which I think may be abandoned?

The City of Salinas has people specifically designated to handle abandoned vehicles and long-term parking problems. These problems are generally handled on a complaint basis. The abandoned vehicle office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. The phone number, day or night, is (831) 758-7316.

The following information will help you determine whether or not a vehicle has been abandoned or is a long-term parking problem:

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