PRESS RELEASE
City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
Phone: 530-661-7800
Fax: 530-662-5377


5/19/2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #WDP13-2853
Subject :

CARJACKING AT FERNS PARK
Contact :Sgt. Heath Parsons    661-7800
Sgt. Steven Guthrie
     On 5/16/13 at about 10:30 PM Woodland Police Officers were dispatched to a carjacking and robbery at 750 W. Southwood Dr. (Ferns Park).  On arrival, they spoke with the victim who reported that he was physically assaulted by three Hispanic males while walking in the park.  The suspects took the victim's cell phone and keys.  After allowing the victim to leave, they took his car, a '94 Toyota.  The victim suffered bruises and scrapes but did not require medical transport. 
     On 5/17/13 at about 1:15 AM, CHP Officers stopped the Toyota and detained two males and one femlae occupying the car. The victim positively identified the two male suspects as the ones who had robbed him. One adult suspect, 18 year-old Dominick Arismendez out of Sacramento, was arrested and booked at the Yolo County Jail.  One juvenile male and one juvenile female were arrested and booked into Juvenile Hall.  All three were arrested for robbery, carjacking, conspiracy, and criminal street gang participation.  The vehicle was processed and returned to the victim.
     Anyone with information about this incident is requested to telephone the Woodland Police Department at 661-7800.


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