Attempted Murder of Peace Officer/Weapons & Gang Charges UPDATE

4/25/2013 7:40 PM

Incident: Attempted Murder of Peace Officer/Weapons & Gang Charges UPDATE

Report #: 13-041175

Date: Thursday, 4/25/2013

Time: 7:11 PM

Location: 316 California St.

UPDATE

On April 25, 2013, Salinas Police Department Investigations Division, Violence Suppression Unit and the Salinas Police SWAT team arrested Alexander Padilla (27) for his involvement in the pursuit and attempted homicide of a Salinas Police Officer that took place on April 23, 2013. Padilla is the solo outstanding suspect in this case and was taken into custody without incident on California Street in Salinas. This case is still being investigated by Salinas Police Department investigators. Anyone who may have information that aid in this investigation is urged to contact the Salinas Police Department.  

 

 

Release Authorized by: Vincent Maiorana

Telephone: (831) 758-7250