Redwood City Crime
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12 hrs ago | via ABA Journal
A judge in Redwood City, California, stopped a criminal trial this week after learning the lawyer for the defendant had an inactive license and a warrant out for his arrest. The warrant for Deron Kartoon cited his failure to appear in court on May 11 on misdemeanor charges of commercial burglary, fraudulent use of a credit card, attempted grand theft and possession of a methamphetamine pipe, the San Francisco Chronicle reports. Comment?
Thursday | via SFGate
The trial of a man accused of fraudulently buying more than 150 iPads came to an abrupt halt in Redwood City this week when the judge learned the defense attorney's law license was inactive - and that the lawyer had a warrant out for his arrest on drug and theft charges, prosecutors said. After the unusual courtroom twist on Tuesday, both Jesus Binay Morales , 38, and his attorney, Deron Kartoon , a 48-year-old Ross resident, were in custody at San Mateo County Jail. Comment?
Tuesday May 19 | via Patch.com
A Turlock man charged with fatally stabbing a man behind a Wendy's parking lot in Belmont last month pleaded not guilty today in a Redwood City courtroom, according to San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe. Prosecutors said Timothy Andrew Guerra, 19, killed Denis Meshchyshyn, 19, of Belmont, on April 25 because he was upset over a small amount of money he had given Meshchyshyn. Comment?
Wednesday May 13 | via The Campbell Reporter
Items selected are from the daily police logs of the cities listed below. Times shown are when the incidents were reported to the police. Comment?
Tuesday May 12 | via The Almaden Resident
70 N. First St., 12:41 p.m. Thursday A 47-year-old man trying to help out a friend whose vehicle had been impounded was arrested at the police station for an outstanding felony warrant. 600 block of East Hamilton Avenue, 1:15 p.m. Thursday A 54-year-old man who told police he was having a panic attack was arrested after a records check revealed two outstanding misdemeanor warrants. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via ABS-CBN News
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack outside Sunday's Prophet Mohammad cartoon contest in Garland, Texas and the terror group warned of more attacks to come. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via San Jose Mercury News
A 65-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to shooting and injuring his son during an argument at their San Carlos home last month, San Mateo County prosecutors said Monday. Alan Fisher entered his plea Friday to attempted murder charges following the April 22 shooting that injured his 33-year-old son at the home in the 800 block of Crestview Drive, according to the district attorney's office. Comment?
Monday May 4 | via Patch.com
A Redwood City man with eight prior felony convictions was sentenced to six months in the county jail after police found pictures of the man with guns in his hand, San Mateo County prosecutors said Friday. The photos were discovered after police stopped Tully's girlfriend on August 3, 2013, for a traffic violation and arrested her on suspicion of being under the influence of drugs. Comment?
Thursday Apr 30 | via Inside Bay Area
Two teens were arrested on armed robbery charges Wednesday after authorities say they and two younger teens robbed and beat a Redwood City man with a semi-automatic handgun. Siliveinusi Hendon Tautuaa and Tangata Laulea, both 18 and from Redwood City, were booked into San Mateo County Jail late Wednesday after they and the younger teenagers were accused of robbing a 31-year-old man. Comment?
Thursday Apr 30 | via Almanac
Two 18-year-olds and two juveniles were arrested for allegedly pistol-whipping and robbing a man in unincorporated Redwood City on Wednesday night, the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office said. The robbery was reported at 9:48 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of Berkshire Avenue. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 29 | via The Fresno Bee
Modesto police announced Monday they have arrested 41-year-old Anthony Brewer in the April 17 killing of Robbie Hull Jr. The Modesto Bee reports detectives had identified Brewer as a suspect in the death of the 55-year-old Hull and issued a warrant for his arrest. He was apprehended on Friday at a Redwood City motel. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 28 | via News10.net
Police in Central California have made an arrest in the death of a man who was attached with a machete at a park. Modesto police arrest suspect in machete death Police in Central California have made an arrest in the death of a man who was attached with a machete at a park. Comment?
Apr 28, 2015 | via Contra Costa Times
A Half Moon Bay man arrested in connection with a chase in San Mateo County last weekend was arraigned Monday on multiple felony charges, prosecutors said Tuesday. Roberto Sonoqui Carrillo, 30, pleaded not guilty to 10 felony weapon and drug charges in San Mateo County Superior Court and was ordered to return on May 8 for a preliminary hearing, according to the district attorney's office. Comment?
Apr 28, 2015 | via The Campbell Reporter
Two men arrested last November in connection with the theft of copper wire from a vacant building in Belmont have pleaded no contest to burglary and theft charges, San Mateo County prosecutors said Tuesday. Donald Marvin Robb, 55, pleaded no contest to felony grand theft on Monday and Darrell Wayne Anderson, 52, pleaded no contest to felony burglary in connection with the Nov. 13 theft, according to the district attorney's office. Comment?
Apr 27, 2015 | via Contra Costa Times
The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office says it arrested a 22-year-old Redwood City man on suspicion of attempted rape early Saturday. A 28-year-old woman flagged down a Sheriff's sergeant at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday and reported that she had been attacked several blocks away at Edison Way and Ninth Avenue. Comment?
Apr 26, 2015 | via SFBay
A 22-year-old is in custody after a woman reported an attempted rape to San Mateo County sheriff's deputies Saturday morning, sheriff's officials said. Deputies arrested Redwood City resident Adrian Gonzalez on suspicion of attempted rape, false imprisonment and sexual battery shortly after 1:10 a.m. near the intersection of El Camino Real and Woodside Road in Redwood City. Comment?
Apr 26, 2015 | via Almanac
A 22-year-old man is in custody after a woman reported an attempted rape in unincorporated San Mateo County early Saturday morning, the Sheriff's Office reported. Deputies arrested Redwood City resident Adrian Gonzalez on suspicion of attempted rape, false imprisonment and sexual battery shortly after 1:10 a.m. near the intersection of El Camino Real and Woodside Road in Redwood City. Comment?
Apr 24, 2015 | via The Campbell Reporter
On Sunday, at approximately 3:46 a.m., a 2014 Freightliner big-rig driven by a 34-year-old Salinas man was traveling southbound on Highway 101, south of Embarcadero Road in Palo Alto, in the No. 4 lane when it struck a pedestrian walking southbound in that lane. Comment?
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