Identity Theft, Forgery, Mail Fraud - Multi-Juridictional

Release Date/Time: 1/6/2014 12:50 AM
Incident: Identity Theft, Forgery, Mail Fraud - Multi-Juridictional
Report #: 14-010170
Date: Sunday, 1/5/2014
Time: 11:25 AM
Location: 1200 block of East Market Street

A Salinas Police Officer observed an occupied suspicious vehicle and made contact with the a subject, later identified as Juan Solis, 30.  Solis was found to be in possession of a burglary tool and was arrested.  A search of Solis and his vehicle revealed hundreds of pieces of US Mail from several jurisdictions; the Monterey Peninsula, Prunedale, Lemoore and Hanford.  Multiple identification cards, personal and business checks, vehicle registration tags and credit cards were recovered.  Solis was found to have a computer and printer in his vehicle. Solis' bail was increased to $500,000.00.  Solis was lodged into the Monterey County Jail for a variety of charges. Investigation to continue.

Release Authorized by: Commander David Crabill
Telephone: (831) 758-7250