Saturday, November 22, 2003

Man, 20, shot by Pinole police after alleged robbery try: "The suspect, Vallejo resident Christopher Siegle, was treated for minor injuries and arrested, Pinole police Cmdr. John Miner said.
The arrest capped an early morning robbery and hostage situation at the Albertsons supermarket at 2750 Pinole Valley Road." Contra Costa Times

Friday, November 21, 2003

Man pleads innocent to murder of Louisiana couple: "Three other suspects remain in jail in California pending the outcome of extradition proceedings. John Glenn Spencer, 30, is charged with two counts of first-degree murder. His wife, Bernice Spencer, 21, and her brother Vasco Terrell Zinnerman, 29, are charged with being accessories after the fact. All are from Vallejo, Calif." The Times-Picayune

Vallejo Mother Found Guilty of Trying to Drown Son: " jury in Vallejo has found 34-year-old Cheavon Brown guilty of attempted murder for dropping her son into the chilly waters of San Pablo Bay.

Brown threw her three-year-old son into the water near the Vallejo Ferry Terminal on April 17. After dropping the child into the Bay, Brown walked from the scene." KXTV 10

Police identify man run over by motorist: "Sergio Cruz DeJesus, 30, of Vallejo, who suffered major head trauma, is on life support at Queen of the Valley Hospital, Napa Police Cmdr. Andy Lewis said.

DeJesus' body was discovered around 4 a.m. Sunday by a motorist who was eastbound on Shetler Avenue. When the driver first saw DeJesus lying in the middle of the road, he was uncertain if what he had seen was a body, police said." Napa Valley Register