Arrest of Fernando "Freddy" Valdez


On September 22, 2013, at approximately 10:30 AM, Fernando "Freddy" Valdez was arrested for attempted murder and gang crimes. Valdez and his legal representative contacted the Salinas Police Department and arranged a meeting in order to turn himself in for the warrant.

Valdez was identified as the suspect of a shooting that occurred at the intersection of John St. and S. Sanborn Rd. on September 10, 2013.

The victim is still hospitalized and listed in critical condition.