Armed Robbery Arrest, Resisting Arrest and Probation Violation

Release Date/Time: 4/14/2014 12:32 AM

Incident: Armed Robbery Arrest, Resisting Arrest and Probation Violation

Report #: 14-040606

Date: Sunday, 4/13/2014

Time: 9:46 PM

Location: 99 Clay - Clay Street Liquors

Salinas Police Officer Lino Sanchez was on routine patrol in the area of Church Street at Clay Street.  He observed a subject wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, later identified as John Palacios, 28, running toward him.  Upon seeing the officer Palacios ran into a yard in the 400 block of Church Street.  He began jumping fences but was captured a short time later.  Cash from the robbery was recovered.  A black colored replica semi-automatic handgun was located in one of the yards.  Palacios was identifed as the robbery suspect from the Clay Street Liquors.  Palacios was booked into Monterey County Jail for Armed Robbery, Resisting Arrest and Probation Violation.

Release Authorized by: Commander David Crabill

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