Pursuit / Wanted Subject Arrest

Release Date/Time: 10/18/2013 4:42 PM

Incident: Pursuit / Wanted Subject Arrest

Report #: 13-100839

Date: Friday, 10/18/2013

Time: 12:34 PM

Location: Circle Dr / Myrtle St.

Members of the Salinas Police Department's Violence Suppression Unit (VSU) observed Joseph Perez (30) driving a vehicle near Towt St and Garner Ave.  Perez was a wanted parolee and was being investigated as a suspect in a recent gang fight.  When officers tried to stop him, Perez led them on a short vehicle pursuit.  Perez jumped out of his car and fled on foot.  Perez was apprehended by officers after a brief chase.  Perez was lodged in county jail for assault with a deadly weapon, gang enhancements, parolee at large, evading in a vehicle and resisting arrest.



Release Authorized by: Sgt. Gray

Telephone: (831) 758-7250