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AS HEARD IN COURT AUGUST 24, 2018

 

PEOPLE V. VETETO, JASON- Defendant was previously convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 273.5(f)(1), Corporal Injury to a Cohabitant with a Prior Domestic Violence offense and a misdemeanor violation of 273.5(a), Corporal Injury to the same victim while on probation. The defendant was found in violation of probation for the 3rd time and was sentenced to 4 years state prison. This case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputy McIntyre and Glenn County Probation Department Officer Garcia.

Partial Reopening of Roads in Fire area

August 22, 2018

Partial Reopening of Roads in Fire area

Glenn County – Mandatory Evacuation Orders remain in effect for the area of Glenn County south of County Road 308 to the Colusa County Line and west of County Road 306 to the Lake County line. The following roads have been reopened to allow access to critical transportation routes in this area:

AS HEARD IN COURT AUGUST 17, 2018

PEOPLE V. WARREN, TIMOTHY- Defendant was previously convicted of felony violations of Health and Safety Code sections 11379, Sale of Methamphetamine, 11366(a), Maintaining a Place for Sale of Methamphetamine, Penal Code sections 459, Second Degree Burglary, misdemeanor 148(a)(1), Resist Obstruct Delay a Peace Officer, and found in violation of probation in 1 case. The Defendant was re-sentenced to 3 years 4 months in state prison. This case was prosecuted by DA Stewart from Glenn County Probation Department Officers Perry, Teague, Moize, and Van Eck, Orland Police Department Officer Fullmore, Glenn County Sheriff’s Office Sergeant Melgarejo, and GLINTF Agents Cushman and Tharp. 

Evacuation Order for Southwestern Glenn County due to Mendocino Fire Complex

Public Information Officer Contact:                                                                FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Amy Travis, Deputy Director OES                                                                  Date: 8-14-18

 

Evacuation Notice Southwestern Glenn County

AS HEARD IN COURT AUGUST 10, 2018

PEOPLE V. WYCKOFF, MICHAEL- Defendant was convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code section 245(a)(1), Assault Deadly Weapon and two violations of probation for previous convictions of felony Penal Code section 496(a), Receiving Stolen Property and misdemeanor violations of Health and Safety code sections 11377, Possession of Methamphetamine and 11350, Possession of Controlled Substances. Defendant was sentenced to 2 years state prison. This case was prosecuted by DA Stewart with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Jail Correctional Deputies Kelso, Martinez, and Jacinto, and Deputy Corbin.

AS HEARD IN COURT AUGUST 3, 2018

PEOPLE V. MEDINA, JUAN ANTONIO- Defendant was convicted of felony violations of Health and Safety Code section 11378, Possession of Methamphetamine for Sales, Penal Code sections 12022.1, Committing a Felony while out on Felony Probation, 29800, Possession of a Firearm by a Felon, 30305, Possession of Ammunition by a Felon, and 22210, Possession of a Billy Club. Defendant was sentenced to 5 years 4 months state prison. This case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputies Branson, Zarate, Barnes, Sheldon, McIntyre, Ayres and Sergeant McDonald, and Glenn County Narcotics Task Force Agents Perry and Cushman.

AS HEARD IN COURT JULY 27, 2018

PEOPLE V. PORTER, FREDDIE- Defendant was previously convicted of misdemeanor violations of Penal Code sections 422, Criminal Threats, 273a(a), Child Endangerment, and 243(e)(1), Battery on Mother of Child. Defendant was found in violation of probation for the 1st time. Defendant was sentenced to 110 days jail and probation was reinstated.  This case was prosecuted by DDA Neumann with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputy Thompson and Glenn County Probation Department Officer Garcia.

FIRST DEGREE MURDER GUILTY PLEA!

Today, Defendant Gabriel Knecht, 21-year-old from Hamilton City, plead GUILTY to a felony violation of Penal Code section 187(a), 1st Degree Murder that was willful, deliberate, and premeditated. The stipulated facts were as follows: On March 16, 2018, Defendant Gabriel Knecht and 2 other defendants went to the home of Donald Zucker. While at the home of Donald Zucker, Defendant Gabriel Knecht shot and killed Mr. Zucker. Defendant is looking at a sentence of 25 years to life with lifetime parole. The sentencing will be heard on August 24, 2018. The Glenn County District Attorney expresses his appreciation to Detectives Blair and Knight and the Glenn County Sheriff’s Office for their exceptional job investigating this case, leading to the speedy resolution.

AS HEARD IN COURT JULY 20, 2018

PEOPLE V. FUENTES, MARTIN-  Defendant was previously convicted of a felony violation of Penal Code Section 487(a) Grand Theft over $950 and a new misdemeanor violation of Penal Code section 148(a)(1), Resist Obstruct Delay Police Officer. Defendant was found in violation of probation for the 3rd time. Defendant was sentenced to 3 years prison. This case was prosecuted by DDA Coffey with assistance from Glenn County Sheriff's Office Deputy Ramirez and Glenn County Probation Department Officer Moize.