Release Date/Time: 1/10/2014 10:41 AM
Incident: Homicide arrest
Report #: 13-120267
Date: Thursday, 1/9/2014
Time: 0915 AM
Location: Monterey County Courthouse
On January 9, 2014 Detectives of the Salinas Police Department arrested Hector Martinez (31) for the stabbing death of Bobby Dean Dick . The homicide occured in the early morning hours of December 5th, 2013 at the Laurel Inn. Martinez was arrested at the Monterey County Courthouse following his appearance on an unrelated matter. He was arrested without incident.
Following an exhaustive investigation Martinez was identified as the suspect. At this time the Salinas Police Department will not be releasing any further details related to the investigation as it is ongoing. Martinez is currently lodged at the Monterey County Jail with a three million dollar bail.
Release Authorized by: Sergeant Jeff Gibson
Telephone: (831) 758-7128