Release Date/Time: 3/11/2013 3:24 PM
Incident: Attempted Murder
Report #: 13-030470
Date: Sunday, 3/10/2013
Time: 11:32 PM
Location: 300 block of Archer Ave.
Officers responded to a fight call in the 300 block of Archer Ave. Initially none of the involved parties were located. Approximately forty minutes later, officers responded to a local hospital to contact the victim of an assault on Archer Ave. The victim (31) was at the hospital being treated for multiple lacerations to her face , chest and back area.
Officers were able to obtain information that confirmed the incident had taken place at a birthday party on Archer Ave. An argument between the victim and an acquaintance escalated to a violent altercation resulting in the victims injuries, caused by a knife. Officers were able to identify the suspect as Mary Jane Yanez (32) who was also attending the party. Yanez fled the scene and has not been located.
Yanez is described as a Hispanic female adult, 5'2", 120 lbs., brown hair, brown eyes.
The victims injuries were serious but nor life threatening.
If anyone has information on Yanez' whereabouts, you are urged to call the Salinas Police Department at 758-7321 or to remain anonymous you can call 775-4222.
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera
Telephone: (831) 758-7348