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Wanted As Of: 2/14/2017
Possession of a firearm by a felon, Controlled Substance
Name: Gary Bryan Barker
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6' 2 " Weight: 200 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Gary Bryan Barker is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The warrants are both No Bail warrants which means that Barker will have to remain in custody until he appears before a magistrate in Superior Court. The charges that led to the issuance of the warrants include possession of a firearm by a felon, bringing a controlled substance into a custodial facility, and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Barker is described as 6’ 2” in height and weighs approximately 200 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.
If you know where Barker is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, no one will ever know you call us, and upon an arrest you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/31/2017
DUI, Possession of a firearm
Name: Johnathan Luis Huerta
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5' 11" Weight: 215 lbs
Hair: N/A Eyes: Brown

Johnathan Luis Huerta is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued by State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $80,000. The crimes that led to the issuance of the warrants include failing to meet the terms of parole after release from state prison, driving under the influence, and possession of a firearm.
Huerta is described as 5’ 11” and weighs approximately 215 pounds. He is known to be from the area of Livingston.
If you know where authorities can locate Huerta, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You do not have to identify yourself and if your information leads to an arrest you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/31/2017
Burglary, Receiving/possessing stolen property
Name: Clyde Irvin Mau
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5' 11" Weight: 170 lbs
Hair: Light Brown Eyes: N/A

Clyde Irvin Mau is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. Both warrants are No Bail warrants, which means Mau cannot post bail or be released from custody until he is taken before a magistrate. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include burglary, receiving/possessing stolen property and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Mau is described as 5’ 11” in height and weighs approximately 170 pounds. He is known to be from the area around the City of Atwater.
I you know where to find Mau, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never be asked to provide any identifying information and if Mau is arrested based on your information you will be eligible to receive a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/24/2017
Violation of a court order preventing domestic violence
Name: Bruce Neil Lester
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6' 4" Weight: 225 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue

Bruce Neil Lester is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrants is $60,000. The charges that led to the issuance of the warrants include inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant, violation of a court order preventing domestic violence, and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Lester is described as 6’ 4” in height and weighs approximately 225 pounds. His is from the Los Banos area, last known on the east side of the city.
If you have information concerning the whereabouts of Lester, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you called us and if the information you provide leads to Lester’s arrest, you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/17/2017
Discharge of a firearm, Resisting a peace officer, DUI
Name: Jose Alfonso Delatorre
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5' 8" Weight: 125 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Jose Alfonso Delatorre is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $55,000. The crimes which led to the issuance of the warrants include discharge of a firearm is a grossly negligent manner, obstructing/resisting a peace officer, driving under the influence of alcohol/drugs, driving on a suspended license, and possession of an open container.
Delatorre is described as 5’ 8” in height and weighs approximately 125 pounds. He is from the Los Banos area.
If you know how to located Delatorre, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You never have to provide identifying information and will never have to appear, testify or be contacted again. If an arrest is made from the information you provide, you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/17/2017
Second degree commercial burglary, Shoplifting
Name: Cohlen Nathaniel Sullens
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 190 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue

Cohlen Nathaniel Sullens is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The warrants are both No Bail warrants meaning that Sullens will remain in custody until an appearance before a magistrate. The crimes which ultimately led to the issuance of the warrants include first degree burglary, second degree commercial burglary, possession of burglar’s tools, shoplifting, trespassing and failure to meet the terms and conditions of release from custody.
Sullens is described as 6’ 0” in height and weighs approximately 190 pounds. He is from the area of the City of Merced, last known to be living in the central area.
If you know where authorities can locate Sullens, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever ask you to identify yourself, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward upon Sullens arrest.


Wanted As Of: 1/3/2017
Auto theft, Trespassing, Public intoxication, Vandalism
Name: Xavier Castaneda Correa
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6' 0" Weight: 220 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Xavier Castaneda Correa is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on Three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The most serious warrant is a No Bail warrant, meaning that Correa will not be able to post bail or be released until he is taken before a judge. The other two warrants have a total bail of $7,000. The crimes that eventually led to these warrants include auto theft, trespassing, giving false information to a peace officer, public intoxication and felony vandalism.
Correa is described a 6’ 0” in height and weighs approximately 220 pounds. He is from the area of the City of Merced with no known address.
If you know where Correa can be located, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ask you to identify yourself and upon Correa’s arrest, you are eligible for a secret, cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 1/3/2017
Infliction of corporal injury, fraud, food stamp violations
Name: Steve Ponce Valdivia
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5' 4" Weight: 170 lbs
Hair: Black/Grey Eyes: Brown

Steve Ponce Valdivia is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of the State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The totals bail on the warrants is $50,000. The charges that led to the warrants include infliction of corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant, fraud to obtain welfare aid, fraud to obtain food stamps, perjury and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Valdivia is described a 5’ 4” I height and weighs approximately 170 pounds. He is from the Los Banos Area.
If you know how to find Valdivia, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, you will never have to divulge your identity and if Valdivia is arrested with your information, you are eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 12/13/2016
Assault with a deadly weapon
Name: Christopher Alvarado
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5’ 0” Weight: 160 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Christopher Alvarado is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. One warrant is a No Bail warrant and the bail on the other is $30,000. The crime that led to the issuance of the first warrant includes assault with a deadly weapon, and the second is a rearrest on revocation of probation.
Alvarado is described as 5’ 0” in height and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced and is known to frequent the southern part of the city.
If you know where Alvarado is hiding contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to provide any information about yourself, and if an arrest is made as a result of your information you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 12/6/2016
Corporal injury to a spouse, Leaving the scene of an accident
Name: Eduardo Lisea
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5’ 7” Weight: 160 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Eduardo Lisea is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. Both warrants are No Bail warrants which means Lisea will have to remain in custody until an appearance is made before a magistrate. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include disobeying a domestic relations order, corporal injury to a spouse/cohabitant, leaving the scene of an accident and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Lisea is described as 5’ 7” in height and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.
I you have information concerning the whereabouts of Lisea, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ask you any information about yourself, and you will be eligible for a secret cash reward upon the arrest of Lisea based on your information.


Wanted As Of: 11/30/2016
Vehicle theft, Burglary, Identity Theft, Possession
Name: Shannon Clayton Buie
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6’ 1” Weight: 240 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Shannon Clayton Buie is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $100,000. The crimes that led to the warrants include vehicle theft, burglary, identity theft, possession of a controlled substance and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Buie is described as 6’ 1” in height and weighs approximately 240 pounds. He is from the area of the City of Los Banos.
If you know the whereabouts of Buie, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never be asked to provide your name or identity. If an arrest is made based on the information you provide, you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 11/30/2016
Possession of a controlled substance, Forgery
Name: Kelly Lynn Hinton
Alias:  
Sex: Female DOB:  
Height: 5’ 8” Weight: 179 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Blue

Kelly Lynn Hinton is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The three warrants are all No Bail warrants, meaning Hinton will be held in custody until she appears before a magistrate in Superior Court. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include possession of a billy club or blackjack, possession of a controlled substance, forgery, and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Hinton is described as 5’ 8” in height and weighs approximately 179 pounds. She is known to be from the area of the City of Merced; however she has no known address at this time.
If you know where to locate Hinton, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not have to provide any identifying information and if Hinton is arrested because of your information you will be eligible to receive a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 11/08/2016
Battery on a spouse/cohabitant
Name: Angel Penelope Mesa
Alias:  
Sex: Female DOB:  
Height: 5’ 8” Weight: 145
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Angel Penelope Mesa is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $20,000. The crime that led to the ultimate issuing of the warrants includes battery on a spouse/cohabitant and two counts of failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Mesa is described as 5’ 8” in height and weighs approximately 145 pounds. She is known to be from the area of the City of Livingston.
If you have knowledge of the location of Mesa contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, your identity is never known and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward upon the arrest of Mesa.


Wanted As Of: 11/08/2016
Possession of controlled substance, Receiving stolen property
Name: Charles Ray Johnson
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5’ 9” Weight: 190
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Charles Ray Johnson is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The major warrant is a No Bail warrant, indicating that Johnson will remain in custody until a court appearance before a magistrate. The second warrant is for possession of a controlled substance with a $5,000 bail. The crimes that ultimately led to the issuance of the warrants include possession of a controlled substance, receiving/possessing stolen property and revocation of parole.
Johnson is described as 5’ 9” in height and weighing approximately 190 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.
If you know where to find Charles Ray Johnson, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever ask you to identify yourself, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 10/25/2016
Corporal injury to a spouse/cohabitant
Name: Rodrigo Ignacio Ponce
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5’ 5” Weight: 150
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Rodrigo Ignacio Ponce is currently wanted by detectives from Merced County Sheriff’s Department on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on three outstanding warrants is $400,000. The most serious charge at this time is robbery and conspiracy to commit a felony. The other charges arise from the committing corporal injury to a spouse/cohabitant, and failure to follow the orders of the court.
Ponce is 5’ 5” in height and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He is from the area of the City of Los Banos.
If you have any information about where Ponce is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, you do not have to provide any information about yourself and no one will ever know you contacted us. If an arrest is made you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 10/25/2016
Identity theft, Possession of a stolen vehicle
Name: Martina Chavez Lucio
Alias:  
Sex: Female DOB:  
Height: 5’ 4” Weight: 125
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Martina Chavez Lucio is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the three warrants is $95,000. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include vendor receiving stolen property, making threatening phone calls, identity theft, possession of a stolen vehicle and failing to follow the orders of the court.
Lucio is 5’ 4” in height and weighs approximately 125 pounds. She is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.
If you know where Lucio can be found, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever ask you to provide any information about yourself, you will never be contacted by any authority and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 10/11/2016
Possession, Criminal Threats, Theft, Commercial Burglary
Name: Mark Lester Adam Fussell
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 6’ 5” Weight: 175
Hair: Brown Eyes: N/A

Mark Lester Adam Fussell is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on four warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. One of the warrants is No Bail, meaning Fussell will have to remain in custody until he makes an appearance before a magistrate. The crimes that led to the warrants include Possession of a Controlled Substance, Making Criminal Threats, Petty theft, Commercial Burglary, Unlawfully Loitering on a Median, and Failure to follow the Mandates of the Court.
Fussell is described as 6’ 5” in height and weighs approximately 175 pounds. His last known location is in the City of Merced, in the north area.
If you know where to located Fussell, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, no one will ask you any information about your identity and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 10/11/2016
Domestic violence involving assault with a firearm
Name: Robert Joseph Martinez
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB: 11/15/1987
Height: 5’ 7” Weight: 220
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Robert Joseph Martinez is currently wanted by authorities in Los Banos on a warrant issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The crimes that led to the issuing of this warrant include domestic violence involving the assault with a firearm. Bail has been set at $1 million.
Martinez, DOB 11/15/1987, is described as a Hispanic adult male, 5’7” in height, 220 pounds with tattoos on his forehead and neck. He is known to frequent the cities of Los Banos and San Jose.
If you know where to find Martinez contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you provided information, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 9/13/2016
Revocation of parole, Felon in possession of a firearm
Name: Fernando Arellano
Alias:  
Sex: Male DOB:  
Height: 5’ 5” Weight: 150
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Fernando Arellano is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. One is a No Bail warrant for revocation of parole and the other is a $240,000 warrant for a felon in possession of a firearm.
Arellano is described as 5’ 5” in height and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He is from the area of the City of Merced.
If you know where Arellano is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never be asked to identify yourself and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 9/13/2016
Assault, Battery on a police officer, Trespassing
Name: Sylvia Estella Deniz
Alias:  
Sex: Female DOB:  
Height: 5’ 3” Weight: 130
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Sylvia Estella Deniz is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $100,000. The crimes to the led to the warrants include assault with a deadly weapon, assault with a caustic chemical, battery on a police officer, trespassing and petty theft of a dog.
Deniz is described as 5’ 3” in height and weighs approximately 130 pounds. She is from the Dos Palos are of the county.
If you know where Deniz can be located, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, you never have to provide any information about yourself, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 9/13/2016
Auto theft, Possession of a controlled substance
Name: Jamie Leigh Mounce
Alias:  
Sex: Female DOB:  
Height: 5’ 1” Weight: 125
Hair: Light Brown Eyes: Blue

Jamie Leigh Mounce is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. Both warrants are No Bail warrants meaning that Mounce will have to remain in custody until taken before a magistrate. The crimes which eventually led to the warrants include receiving stolen property, auto theft, possession of a controlled substance and failing to follow the orders of the court.
Mounce is described as 5’ 1” in height and weighs approximately 125 pounds. She is from the Merced City area, last living in northeast Merced.
If you know where to find Mounce, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever ask you to identify yourself, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 8/30/2016
Bribery and Conflict of Interest While in a Public Officer
Name: Tommy Jones
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Black
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 6’ 0” Weight: 175
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Tommy Jones is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on a warrant issued by State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrant is $30,000. The crimes which led to the issuance of the warrant include Bribery of a Public Official, and Conflict of Interest While in a Public Office.
Jones is described as 6’ 0” in height and weighs approximately 175 pounds. He is from the Los Banos area, holding public office in the City of Los Banos municipal government and the Los Banos Unified School District.
If you know where Jones is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not have to provide any identifying information, and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 8/30/2016
corporal injury to spouse & violation of a protective order
Name: Joseph Anthony Rasberry
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Black
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5’ 7” Weight: 150
Hair: N/A Eyes: Brown

Joseph Anthony Rasberry, DOB 07/21/1958, is wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrants is $60,000. The crime for which Rasberry is wanted include willful infliction of corporal injury to spouse, intentional and knowing violation of a protective order and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Rasberry is described as 5’ 7” in height, and weighs approximately 150 pounds. He is known to be from the Los Banos area.
If you know where to find Rasberry, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to reveal your identity and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 8/23/2016
Assault of Child, Forgery, Buying/Receiving Stolen Property
Name: Ereka Jobeth Koerner
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 4’ 11” Weight: 150
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Ereka Jobeth Koerner is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include Assault of a Child with Great Bodily Injury, Forgery With Intent to Default, Buying/Receiving Stolen Property, Taking a Vehicle without Owner’s Consent and Failure to Meet the Terms and Conditions of Court Orders.
Koerner is described as 4’ 11” in height and weighs approximately 150 pounds. She is known to be from the Atwater area.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Koerner, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to provide any information about yourself, and may be eligible for a secret cash reward upon the arrest of Koerner.


Wanted As Of: 8/23/2016
First Degree Robbery, Battery with Serious Bodily Harm
Name: Shalon Dolores Johnson
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race: Black
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5’ 3” Weight: 180
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Shalon Dolores Johnson is wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrants is $75,000. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include First Degree Robbery, Battery with Serious Bodily Harm, and Failure to Meet the Terms and Conditions Imposed by the Court.
Johnson is described as 5’ 3” in height and weighs approximately 180 pounds. She is from the area of the City of Merced, with a recent address listing of South Merced.
If you know where to find Johnson, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not be asked to provide any identifying information, and may be eligible for a secret cash reward upon the arrest of Johnson.


Wanted As Of: 8/9/2016
Terror, Possession of a Firearm, DUI
Name: Michael Anthony Espinoza
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5’ 11” Weight: 155
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Michael Anthony Espinoza is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $105,000. The crimes which led to the issuance of the warrants include Threatening Crime with Intent to Terrorize, Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Person Prohibited in Possession of Ammunition, Driving Under the Influence of Drugs and Failure to Meet the Terms and Conditions of Probation.

Espinoza is described as 5’ 11” in height and weighs approximately 155 pounds. He is known to be from the west side of the county, probably still in Los Banos.

If you know where to find Espinoza, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you called, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward upon arrest of Espinoza.


Wanted As Of: 8/2/2016
Sexual assault
Name: Oscar Rodriguez-Zamora
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height:   Weight:  
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

The Los Banos Police Department is searching for 31-year-old Oscar Rodriguez-Zamora of Los Banos, in connection with a weekend sexual assault.

The adult disabled victim reported an acquaintance, Rodriguez-Zamora, broke into her residence early in the morning hours and sexually assaulted her.
Los Banos Police Detectives have obtained a $500,000.00 Merced County arrest warrant charging Rodriguez-Zamora with several charges related to the sexual assault.
If you know where this cowardly sex predator is hiding contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to identify yourself and you will eligible for a secret cash reward upon this suspect’s arrest.


Wanted As Of: 7/19/2016
Battery on a peace officer, resisting/obstruction
Name: Leonel Maldonaldo Jimenez
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 11" Weight: 200 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Leonel Maldonaldo Jimenez is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $200,000. The crimes that eventually led to the warrants include battery on a peace officer, resisting/obstruction of a peace officer and failure to report upon release from prison.
Jimenez is described as 5’ 11” in height and weighs approximately 200 pounds. He is known to be from the City of Livingston area.
If you know where to find Jimenez, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you called because no one will ever ask for your identity. If Jimenez is arrested you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 7/19/2016
Possession of a controlled substance & stolen property
Name: Jacob Ramirez
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 160 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Jacob Ramirez is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The is a No Bail status on each of the warrants which means that Ramirez will not be eligible to bail from jail until he has made a court appearance. The crimes that led to the warrants include receiving/possession of stolen property, possession of a controlled substance and failure to obey the orders of the court.
Ramirez is described as 5’ 7” in height and weighs approximately 160 pounds. He is known to be from the City of Merced, last known to be in the central area of the city.
If you know where to locate Ramirez, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to identify yourself and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 7/11/2016
Child Abuse, Possession of a controlled substance
Name: Raylynn Leanne Wineland
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race: White
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 130 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes:  

Raylynn Leanne Wineland is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The three warrants are No Bail warrants, meaning Wineland will not be released from custody until her court appearances. The crimes that led to the arrest warrants include Child Abuse, endangering a child with great bodily harm possible, possession of a controlled substance, false identification to a peace officer and failure to meet the terms and conditions set forth by the court.
Wineland is described as 5’ 7” in height and weighs approximately 130 pounds. She is known to be from the Atwater area.
If you know where Wineland is hiding contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to identify yourself and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 6/21/2016
Vehicle theft
Name: Maricruz Elisa Hamaguchi
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 4' 10" Weight: 140 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Maricruz Elisa Hamaguchi is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County for two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $100,000. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include vehicle theft and failure to appear in court as ordered.
Hamaguchi is described as 4’ 10” in height and weighs approximately 140 pounds. She is known to be from the area of Hilmar in Merced County
If you know where Hamaguchi is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you made the call and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/8/2016
Willful infliction of corporal injury to spouse
Name: James Martinez
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 200 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

James Martinez is wanted by the Los Banos Police Department for willful infliction of corporal injury to spouse. On 5/8/2016, Martinez was in an argument with his live-in girlfriend and the mother of his son at their apartment on the 1000 block of D Street in Los Banos. During the argument, Martinez pushed the victim and struck her 4-5 times causing a visible injury to her upper right chest.
Martinez is known to drive a red Acura TSX or silver Acura Integra and is known to frequent the 500 block of Illinois Ave. in Los Banos. He is described as 5’07” in height and weighs approximately, 200 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
If you know where to find Martinez, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never have to reveal your identity and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/10/2016
Identity theft, Receiving & Possession of stolen property
Name: Alyssa Michelle Satawake
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race:  
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 150 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Alyssa Michelle Satawake is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the two warrants is $200,000. The crimes that eventually led to the issuance of the warrants include identity theft, receiving/in possession of stolen property and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Satawake is described as 5’ 7” in height and weighs approximately 150 pounds. She is known to be from the Atwater area.
If you know where Satawake can be found, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. Remember, you do not have to give your name or any other identifying information and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/10/2016
Terror, Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Hit and Run
Name: Talvinder Rai
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Asian
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 6' 4" Weight: 280 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Talvinder Rai is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the three warrants is $150,000. The crimes that led to the issuance of the warrants include threat with intent to terrorize, assault with a deadly weapon, and hit and run traffic accident.
Rai is described as 6’ 4” in height and weighs approximately 280 pounds. He is known to be from the Livingston area.
If you know where Rai can be found, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not have to identify yourself and no one will ever know you called. If Rai is arrested you are eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/10/2016
Rape and Sodomy
Name: Alfredo Lopez
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB: 11/26/1990
Height: 5' 6" Weight: 140 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Brown

Alfredo Lopez is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The crimes that led to the issuing of these warrants include rape and sodomy. Bail has been set at $450,000.
Lopez, DOB 11/26/1990, is described as a Hispanic male adult, with black hair and brown eyes, 5’6” in height and weighs approximately 140 pounds. He is known to live in the City of Los Banos.
If you know where to find Lopez contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you provided information, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/3/2016
Indecent Exposure, Sexual Battery, DUI
Name: Manuel Leiva Lemus
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 8" Weight: 210 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Manuel Leiva Lemus is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued from State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrants is $120,000. The crime which led to the warrants include felony indecent exposure, sexual battery, driving under the influence (2 counts) and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Lemus is described as 5’ 8” in height and weighs approximately 210 pounds. He is known to be from the north part of the county including the area of Winton.
If you know where Lemus can be located, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You do not have to give any information about yourself, and if Lemus is arrested from the information, you will be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 5/3/2016
Robbery, Possession of a controlled substance, Vandalism
Name: Joseph Manuel Salas
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 6' 1" Weight: 230 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Joseph Manuel Salas is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. There is no bail on either warrant meaning that Salas will not be released from jail before he appears in court before a judge. The crimes that led to the issuing of these warrants include robbery (2 counts), possession of a controlled substance, vandalism over $400, attempting to dissuade a witness, and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Salas is described as 6’ 1” in height and weights approximately 230 pounds. He is known to be from the area of the City of Merced.
If you know where to find Salas contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. No one will ever know you provided information, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 4/12/2016
Child Endangerment, Possession of Stolen Property, Drugs
Name: Raylynn Leann Wineland
Alias:  
Sex: Female Race: White
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 130 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Raylynn Leann Wineland is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the warrants is $200,000. The crimes which ultimately led to the warrants being issued include abuse and/or endanger of a child with the possibility of great bodily harm, receiving stolen property, and possession of a controlled substance. She also has a pending burglary charge which will result in another warrant being issued.
Wineland is described as 5’ 7” in height and weighs approximately 130 pounds. She is known to be from the area of the City of Merced, living in the northern area just outside the city limits.
If you know where Wineland is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not have to provide any identifying information, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 4/12/2016
Robbery, Possession of Firearm, Drug Possesion, DUI
Name: Gregory Lamar Lowery
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Black
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 10" Weight: 180 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Black

Gregory Lamar Lowery is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on three warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The total bail on the three warrants is $110,000. The crimes for which Lowery is wanted include robbery, convicted felon in possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance, DUI, and failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation.
Lowery is described as 5’ 10” in height and weighs approximately 180 pounds. He is believed to have come from the Sacramento area prior to his time in Merced.
If you know where to find Lowery, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never be asked to identify yourself and may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 3/29/2016
Battery, Burglary, Assault, Conspiracy
Name: Rufino Angel Felix
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 7" Weight: 165 lbs
Hair:   Eyes: Black

Rufino Angel Felix is currently wanted by authorities in Merced County on two warrants issued out of State of California Superior Court, Merced County. The crimes that led to the warrants include Battery, Burglary, Assault, Conspiracy to commit a felony, Failure to meet the terms and conditions of probation and probation.
Felix is described as 5’7” in height and weighs approximately 165 pounds. He is known to live in the City of Merced.
If you know where Felix is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will not be asked to furnish any information about yourself, and you may be eligible for a secret cash reward.


Wanted As Of: 12/29/2010
Attempted Murder
Name: Alcaraz, Jose
Alias: N/A
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age: 19 DOB: 4/8/1992
Height: 5' 07" Weight: 170 lbs
Hair: Black Eyes: Black
Alcaraz requested a ride from his brother in law (the victim), Alcaraz and a male juvenile identified as Castaneda requested the victim to stop his vehicle at a remote park (2500 Blk South Creekside) in the City of Los Banos. Alcaraz (while seated in the passenger seat) began to stab the victim approximately 10 times in the side and neck, while the second subject Castaneda (taken into custody) attempted to stab the victim from the exterior of the driver side window. The victim was able to flee the area and was provide medical treatment, the victim believes Alcaraz was attempting to kill him, the victim sustained life threatening injuries however made a full recovery. Alcaraz has not been located however a Felony warrant for attempted murder has been issued.

Wanted As Of: 3/29/2015
Murder
Name: Jorge Vera
Alias:  
Sex: Male Race: Hispanic
Age:   DOB:  
Height: 5' 6" Weight: 175 lbs
Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

On March 29, 2015 at around 8:20 pm, Edward Olmos was at his girlfriend’s house on the 1400 block of 8th St in Livingston. Olmos was in the front yard when Jorge Daniel Vera drove by and saw him. Vera had been dating Olmos’s girlfriend until a month prior when the relationship ended. Vera got out of the vehicle and attacked Olmos but was chased away by the mother of his ex-girlfriend.
Vera went around the block and returned. He again attacked Olmos only this time with the aid of the passenger in his vehicle. Vera fatally stabbed Olmos in an assassination styled attack then fled the scene with the passenger.
Jorge Vera is wanted for the murder of Eduardo Olmos. The family of Olmos has posted a reward for information leading to the arrest of Jorge Vera who is described as 25 years old, standing 5 foot, 6 inches and weighing approximately 175 pounds.
If you know where Jorge Vera is hiding, contact Merced Area Crime Stoppers. You will never be identified and may be eligible for a cash reward.

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