Police arrests: Aug. 14-20

Gilroy police arrests Aug. 14 through Aug. 20
Battery

  • Matthew Franceschi, 24 of Gilroy, at 8:31 p.m. Aug. 14 on Perelli Street for battery on a peace officer and resisting arrest.
  • Ernesto Gacia, 28 of Gilroy, at 12:01 a.m. Aug. 15 on the 600 block of Seventh Street for battery on a former spouse, fiancé or cohabitant.
  • Desiree Reese, 24 of Gilroy, at 1:38 a.m. Aug. 18 on the 8100 block of Monterey Street for battery on a former spouse, fiancé or cohabitant.
  • Blake Clark, 21 of Gilroy, at 8:07 p.m. Aug. 17 on First Street for selling or aiding in selling stolen property on a warrant for battery.
  • Matha Leyva, 25 of Gilroy, at 1:49 a.m. Aug. 19 on the 7400 block of Monterey Street for battery.
  • Victor Martinez, 35 of Gilroy, at 11:57 a.m. Aug. 22 on the 800 block of Welburn Avenue for two counts of battery.
  • Armando Vallarreal, 34 of Gilroy, 7:15 p.m. Aug. 18 on the 7800 block of Carmel Street for a battery citation.

Burglary

  • Maura Hernandez, 24 of Gilroy, at 1:51 a.m. Aug. 16 on Seventh Street on five outstanding warrants including petty theft, second-degree burglary, giving false information to a peace officer, petty theft of personal property and possession of burglary tools.

Causing a fire

  • Sandra Parcher, 29 of San Jose, at 11:01 a.m. Aug. 18 on Church Street on warrants for causing fire on an inhabited structure, being under the influence of a controlled substance and for possession of a controlled substance.

Corporal injury on a spouse

  • Virginia Espinoza, 20 of Gilroy, at 3:59 a.m. Aug. 18 on the 8200 block of Wren Avenue for inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant.

Drinking in public

  • Kevin Barnes, 40 of Gilroy, at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 15 on the 1300 block of First Street for drinking liquor in a public place.
  • Elsie Vallez, 54 of Gilroy, at 7:50 p.m. Aug. 17 in Miller Park for drinking liquor in public.

DUI

  • Fabian Perezmedina, 26 of Gilroy, at 6:08 p.m. Aug. 17 on Sixth Street for driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 or more.
  • Antonio Gomez, 56 of Gilroy, at 12:06 a.m. Aug. 18 on Westwood Drive for driving with a blood alcohol level of .08 or higher.
  • Luis Velasco, 29 of Gilroy, at 11:27 p.m. Aug. 19 on Church Street for driving with a blood alcohol content of .08 or higher and for driving with a suspended license.

Embezzlement

  • Shayna Nakata, 21 of Hollister, at 8:27 a.m. Aug. 15 on Camino Arroyo for embezzlement.

Hit and run

  • Jesus Renteria, 22 of Gilroy, at 10:05 p.m. Aug. 21 on eight warrants including two hit and runs, second-degree burglary, theft of unauthorized use of a vehicle, possession of marijuana for sale, driving with a .08 or higher blood alcohol content, and driving with privileges suspended.

Lewd acts with a child

  • Garcia Constantino, 60 of Gilroy, at 5:50 a.m. Aug. 19 on the 1100 block of Driftwood Terrace for four counts of lewd of lascivious acts on a child under 14, and one count of lewd of lascivious acts on a child between 14 and 15.

Miscellaneous

  • Alfred Catano, 44 of Gilroy, at 11 a.m. Aug. 20 on Old Gilroy Street for a parole hold.
  • Sonia Chavez, 37 of Gilroy, at 9:05 p.m. on July 1 on the 7100 block of Camino Arroyo for a theft citation.

Petty theft

  • Steven Brooks, 45 of Los Banos, at 8:03 p.m. Aug. 18 on the 7100 block of Camino Arroyo for conspiring to commit crime and for petty theft.
  • Annette Gonzalez, 44 of Gilroy, at 8:03 p.m. Aug. 18 on the 7100 block of Camino Arroyo for petty theft and for conspiring to commit crime.
  • Juan Mendoza, 20 of Gilroy, at 11:09 p.m. Aug. 20 on the 800 block of Monticelli Drive for petty theft.

Possession

  • Travis Harris, 19 of Gilroy, at 12:30 p.m. on Aug. 15 on the 7300 block of Hanna Street on an outstanding warrant for possession of marijuana.
  • Daniel Silva, 19 of Gilroy, at 3:08 p.m. Aug. 16 on Princevalle Street for possession on two counts of marijuana or hashish for sale.
  • David Tovar, 19 of Los Banos, at 2 a.m. Aug. 17 on Sargent Street on outstanding warrants for resisting, delaying of obstructing an officer, and two counts of possession of a controlled substance.
  • Josephine Sandoval, 53 of Los Banos, at 11:58 p.m. Aug. 17 on Church Street for possession of a controlled substance and for possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Daniel Guerrero, 18 of Gilroy, at 12:35 a.m. Aug. 18 on he 7500 block of Forest Street for being under the influence of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance for sale.
  • David Vasquez, 18 of Gilroy, at 12:37 a.m. Aug. 18 on the 200 block of Martin Street for being under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance and for possession of narcotics.
  • Antonio Maldonado, 27 of Gilroy, at 12:25 a.m. on Aug. 18 on the 500 block of Stoney Court for possession of a controlled substance for sale, for being under the influence of a controlled substance and for possession of drug paraphernalia.
  • Isaac Almanza, 38 of Gilroy, at 11:10 p.m. Aug. 17 on the 700 block of Carmel Street on a warrants for possession of marijuana, possession paraphernalia and being under the influence of a controlled substance.

Robbery

  • Eliut Canales, 46 of Seaside, at 5:21 p.m. Aug. 18 on the 7100 block of Camino Arroyo for robbery.

Selling stolen property

  • Emerson Rodriguez, 19 of Gilroy, at 10:49 p.m. Aug 20 on the 800 block of Monticelli Drive for selling or aiding in selling stolen property.

Trespassing

  • Elias Gallegos, 88 of San Martin, at 3 p.m. Aug. 20 on the 6800 block of Camino Arroyo for trespassing on closed lands and for jaywalking.

Under the influence

  • Guadencio Cruz, 21 of Gilroy, at 1:17 a.m. Aug. 6 on Monterey Street for being under the influence.
  • Jose Ortiz, 27 of Gilroy, at 5:15 p.m. Aug. 16 on the 300 block of Mantelli Drive for possession of marijuana and for being under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance.  
  • Jose Sanchez, 24 of Gilroy, at 5:15 p.m. Aug. 16 on the 300 block of Mantelli Drive for drinking liquor in a public place and for being under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance.
  • David Tovar, 38-year-old transient, at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 17 on Church Street for contempt of court and on a warrant for being under the influence of a controlled substance.
  • Josie Nieblas, 50 of Morgan Hill, at 6:55 Aug. 17 on the 8100 block of Westwood Drive for providing a false name to a peace officer and for being under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance.
  • Rodolfo Vazquez, 26 of Gilroy, at 2:09 a.m. Aug. 18 on the 8100 block of Monterey Street for being under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance.   
  • Jacinto Bautista, 43 of Hollister, at 10:10 p.m. Aug. 18 on the 7200 block of Monterey Street for being under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Anthony Basile, 63 of El Dorado Hills, at 1:17 a.m. Aug. 19 on Welburn Avenue for being under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Prisma Negrete, 24 of Gilroy, at 4:38 a.m. Aug 20 on the 7300 block of Hanna Street on warrants for being under the influence of a controlled substance and petty theft of personal property.

Urinating in public

  • David Armitage, 58 of Gilroy, at 11:55 p.m. Aug. 16 on the 7900 block of Monterey Street for urinating in public.

Warrant

  • Danny Granados, 35 of Gilroy, at 10:36 p.m. Aug. 16 on the 800 block of First Street on a warrant for appropriation of lost property.
  • Raymond Fernandez, 42 of Gilroy, at 5:19 p.m. Aug. 17 on the 7200 block of Camino Arroyo on warrants for knowledge of a felony having been committed and obstructing or resisting an officer.

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