This represents the recent reportable activities of the Police Department.
This blotter is updated weekly
On 8-11-2014, Officer contacted Bruce Hook (4-11-91, 23 YOA, WMA, 5-3, 155, bro, blu) in the area of Palm and F Street. Hook was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance. He was arrested and transported to Exeter Police Department where he was further evaluated. He was later transported to TCSO Main Jail without further incident.
On 08/13/14 in the 400 block of Firebaugh, six trailers were damaged and burglarized. This cases are still under investigation at this time.
08-13-14 at approximately 9:16 PM. Steven Redfearn age 41 of Exeter, was arrested by Exeter P.D. for a felony warrant. The warrant was issued for the charge of felony evading of a peace officer. Redfearn was booked into the Tulare county jail and is described as a WMA 604 / 240 red / Blu D.O.B. 01-18-73
08-14-14 at approximately 1216 AM. Isaias Ramirez age 38 of Exeter was arrested by Exeter P.D. for being under the influence of a controlled substance. Ramirez was booked into the Tulare County jail and is described as a HMA 507 / 170 blk / bro D.O.B. 07-06-76
On 8-14-14 officers responded to the 500 blk of Channing Way for vehicle vandalism. A report was taken and the crime is being investigated.
On 8-15-14, at approximately 1211 hours, I was dispatched to the 300 block of Beverly Place regarding a physical fight between two males. Joseph Serrao (4-23-68, 6’, 320, Bro, Bro) and James Colvert (12-17-14, 5’7, 165, Bro, Bro) were both arrested on battery charges. They were cited and released from the Exeter Police Department.
On 8-16-14 Officers performed a traffic stop in the 500 blk of North Kaweah. Officers contacted and arrested Jeremy Olivas for Driving while under the influence of alcohol. Rivas is described as a WMA, 505 120lbs, bro bro, with a DOB of 5-26-92. Olivas was booked into Tulare County Main Jail.
On 8-16-14 Officers performed a traffic stop in the 500 blk of South Kaweah. Officers contacted and arrested Smokey Moles for an active warrant and for possession of concentrated cannabis. Moles is described as a WMA, 5-07 280 lbs, bln blu, with a DOB of 5-10-76. Moles was booked into Tulare County Main Jail without incident.
On 08-16-2014 at approximately 1219 hours, officers with the Exeter Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of W. Sequoia in Exeter in regards to a theft in progress. Officers arrived on scene and determined that a suspect was removing property from a residence without permission from the owner. Moses Legazpi (09-22-84, 5’07”, 170, Blk, Bro) was arrested and booked into the county jail on a charge of residential burglary.
On 08-09-2014 at approximately 0730 hours, officers with the Exeter Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of Village in Exeter regarding a male subject who was acting irate and creating a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers observed the subject to be displaying symptoms of drug use in the subject. Michael Cole (05-12-88, 5’11”, 160, Bln, Blu) was arrested and booked into the county jail on a charge of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
On 08/18/14 Officer’s received a report of a stolen hedge trimmer. The trimmer is a single blade with a red blade guard. This case is still under investigation.
On 8-18-2014, Officers contacted Eli Rocha (9-9-1988, 25 YOA, HMA, 5-3, 130, bro, bro) in the 200 block of N “D” Street. Rocha was found to have an active warrant for his arrest. He was arrested, transported to Exeter Police Department where he was processed and later released with an agreement to appear
08-19-14 at 0115 AM. A resident in the 500 block of East Prospect reported a residential burglary. The incident is under investigation by Exeter P.D.
On 08/19/14; Officer’s contacted Imelda Chavez (06-02-74, 5-2, 130, Bro, Hzl) during a pedestrian check. Chavez was found to have three outstanding bench warrants for her arrest. Chavez was taken into custody. Chavez was processed at the Exeter Police Department and transported to the Bob Wiley Detention Facility where she was booked without incident.
On 8-20-2014, Officers contacted Solomon Cruz ( 5-23-2982, 32 YOA, HMA 5-7, 180, blk, bro) in the 1100 block of W Visalia Road. Cruz was found to be under the influence of alcohol and was intoxicated to the point he was unable to care for himself. Cruz was arrested and later transported to TCSO Main Jail where he was booked without incident.
08-21-14 at approximately 11:45 PM. A resident in the 300 block of Jacobs Place reported an instance of fraud when money was removed from a credit card account after the resident provided the account information to a subject posing as a Direct T.V. installer. The incident is under investigation by Exeter P.D.
On Saturday, 08-24-2014, Officers with the Exeter Police Department took a residential burglary report in the 300 block of North “E” Street. There was approximately $500.00 worth of property taken.
On Sunday, August 24, 2014, Officers with the Exeter Police Department responded to the area of Firebaugh and “H” Street in regards to a possible assault. When Officers arrived on scene, they discovered that Alfredo Cisneros (01-12-1953, 5’02”, 170, Blk, Brn) was intoxicated on multiple alcoholic beverages and later arrested for public intoxication
On 8-24-14 Officers took a report of a theft of tools from the 300 block of Peach Street. Approximately $1600 worth of tools was stolen from a vehicle. The case is still being investigated.
On 8-24-14, Officers took a report of three stolen bicycles from the 300 block of North D Street. The bikes were stolen within the last month and a half. The case is still being investigated