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


Subject :

Contact :Sgt. Jason Brooks    (530) 661-7800
Sgt. Stephen Guthrie    (530) 661-7864
On Wednesday, July 03, 2013 at approximately 7:07 pm, Woodland Police Officers were dispatched to the Woodland Hotel, 436 Main Street, for a report of a battery that had just occurred.

Officers arrived and contacted the victim, 49-year-old Woodland resident Michael Moore, on the fourth floor.  Officers learned that Moore had been involved in an altercation with another subject on the fourth floor landing/foyer and, during the altercation, was stabbed several times.  Moore sustained non-life-threatening wounds and was transported by ground ambulance to the Woodland Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Speaking with witnesses, officers learned that the suspect was 72-year-old Woodland resident Angel Gonzalez-Ballesteros.  Officers contacted and arrested Gonzalez-Ballesteros, who was still in the building.

Gonzalez-Ballesteros was transported to the Woodland Police Department for an interview and later booked at the Yolo County Jail for violation of California Penal Code ยง245(a)(1), a felony.  As of time of this writing, the bail amount for Gonzalez-Ballesteros is not known.