This represents the recent reportable activities of the Police Department.
This blotter is updated weekly
On 1-10-15 Josue Carrillo (2-14-93, 5’10, 170, Bro, Bro) was arrested in the 300 block of S Kaweah St for driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license, and possession of a controlled substance. He was cited and released.
On 1-11-15, a female suspect was arrested in the 800 block of Woodland for domestic abuse and dissuading a witness. She was arrested and booked into the Tulare County Jail.
On 1-12-2015, Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 400 block of N Kaweah. The driver of the vehicle, Jocefina Avila (9-9-79, 35 YOA, HFA, 5-3, 165, bro, bro), was found to be driving without a valid driver’s license. She was arrested and later released at the scene. Her vehicle was towed and stored.
01-12-15 at 0830 AM. An Exeter resident came into the P.D. to report a credit account had fraudulently been opened in his name. A Fraud report was taken by Exeter P.D.
On 1-12-2015, Officer contacted Denise Spangler ( 11-14-1964, 50 YOA, WFA, 5-7, 149, bro, hzl) in the alleyway E of the 300 block of N Quince. Spangler was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance. She was arrested and transported to the Exeter Police department where she was processed and later cited and released.
On 01-12-15 at approximately 1730 hrs., Officer/s responded to a non injury Traffic Collision on the S/E corner of Rocky Hill and Kaweah. Subsequent investigation revealed that a semi tractor trailer which was making a right hand turn onto Rocky Hill from Kaweah, cut the turn too short, and the trailer of the truck collided with the N/E traffic signal housing. The collision caused moderate damage to the traffic signal housing and minor damage to the semi’s trailer.
On 01-12-15 at approximately 2155 hrs., Officer/s conducted a traffic stop at Kaweah and Chestnut on a vehicle with a head lamp out. Upon contacting the driver, Officer/s discovered she was driving the vehicle while unlicensed. The driver; Jessica Gamez, DOB: 05-27-91 was arrested for VC 12500 (a), Driving a vehicle without a valid driver’s license. She was cited and released at the scene with a promise to appear in court. Her vehicle; a 2003 Chevy Silverado was towed from the scene and held for safe keeping. Gamez is described as a HFA, 5 feet 4 inches in height, 175 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.
01-13-15 at 2:15 PM. Julio Cesar Zepeda age 38 of Woodlake, was found to be driving a vehicle with his license status revoked during a traffic stop by Exeter P.D. Zepeda was arrested, Cited and released at the scene and is described as a HMA 505/170 Blk/ Bro D.O.B. 02-01-76
On 1-14-2015, Officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of W Visalia Road for the report felony vandalism. Officer took a report and during the course of the investigation discovered the crime was committed by four juveniles. The juveniles were taken into custody and later released to their parents pending a court hearing.
On 1-15-15 Officers contacted a female in the north ally way of the 600 blk of Glaze. The female, identified as April Fitzgerold, was arrested for possession of narcotic paraphernalia, resisting arrest, and attempting to conceal evidence. She is described as a WFA, 5-05 140lbs, bro bro, with a DOB of 4-13-79. She was booked into Tulare County Jail.
On 1/16/15 officers located Moses Legazpi 9-22-84 in the 300 blk of Beverly Pl. Legazpi was arrested for a no Bail warrant. He was transported and booked into Tulare County Jail.