3rd Suspect Arrested in Laytonville Homicide

Another suspect in aLaytonville homicide is in custody. San Diego Police Department arrested 28-year-old Abdirahman Mohamed, for first-degree murder on Wednesday. Two other suspects are being held in Mendocino County Jail for murder. Mohamed is one of several suspects wanted for the slaying of on November 11 of Jeffrey Settler, the marijuana grower they were working for. There are four remaining suspects at large.

Body of Missing Mother Found Near Crash Site

A mother of two young children who had been reported missing was found yesterday morning. Search and rescue teams discovered her body about 1000 feet from a solo-vehicle crash site, underwater in a marshy area, north of Willits. Maria Shelley Young, also known as Shelley Falkenburg, had been missing since December 3rd. The exact cause of death is unknown and an autopsy will be performed by the coroner.

Reduced Speed Enforcement Begins on 20th Street Lakeport

You’ll need watch your speed on 20th Street in Lakeport. The City Council this week are moving forward with a project to control speeds in a residential area on that street between Alden Avenue and Hartley Street. Police Chief Brad Rasmussen says increased enforcement has already begun to push the sppeds down.The city will also make striping improvements along that stretch of roadway to help alert drivers to reduce speeds.

Woman Assaults Lakeport Police Officer

Lakeport Police arrested a San Francisco woman Wednesday night on a number of charges after she made a false police report and assaulted an officer. Wednesday morning, the woman flagged down an officer and reported that someone was breaking into her house in the 2600 block of Reeves Lane. While responding, the officer learned the woman had made several calls to the sheriff’s department earlier regarding the tenants that were staying at the residence. Once there, the woman refused to comply with the officer and kicked him in the face when he tried to remove her from her car.

3rd Suspect Arrested in Laytonville Homicide

Another suspect in aLaytonville homicide is in custody. San Diego Police Department arrested 28-year-old Abdirahman Mohamed, 28, for first-degree murder on Wednesday. Two other suspects are being held in Mendocino County Jail for murder. Mohamed is one of several suspects wanted for the slaying of on November 11 of Jeffrey Settler, the marijuana grower they were working for. There are four remaining suspects at large.

Body of Missing Mother Found Near Crash Site

A mother of two young children who had been reported missing was found yesterday morning. Search and rescue teams discovered her body about 1000 feet from the solo-vehicle crash site, underwater in a marshy area, north of Willits. Maria Shelley Young, also known as Shelley Falkenburg, had been missing since December 3rd. The exact cause of death is unknown and an autopsy will be performed by the coroner.

Woman Assaults Lakeport Police Officer

Lakeport Police arrested a San Francisco woman Wednesday night on a number of charges after she made a false police report and assaulted an officer. Wednesday morning, the woman flagged down an officer and reported that someone was breaking into her house in the 2600 block of Reeves Lane. While responding, the officer learned the woman had made several calls to the sheriff’s department earlier regarding the tenants that were staying at the residence. Once there, the woman refused to comply with the officer and kicked him in the face when he tried to remove her from her car.

Reduced Speed Enforcement Begins on 20th Street Lakeport

You’ll need watch your speed on 20th Street in Lakeport. The City Council this week are moving forward with a project to control speeds to 30 miles an hour in a residential area on that street between Alden Avenue and Hartley Street. Police Chief Brad Rasmussen says increased enforcement has already begun to push the sppeds down.The city will also make striping improvements along that stretch of roadway to help alert drivers to reduce speeds.

2 Arrested in Lakeport Stabbing

Two women have been arrested in the Monday night stabbing of a Lakeport man. The 52-year-old victim told police he was attacked while walking past the women near Library Park on Third Street. 20-year-old Elysia Raylene Sandouval, faces felony charges of assault with a deadly weapon, battery with serious bodily injury and attempted murder. She was arrested at her home in Upper Lake on Tuesday evening. Early yesterday morning, the second female suspect, a 14 year old juvenile, was located at her residence in Upper Lake and taken into custody. Although Lakeport police were initially seeking a third suspect, they announced yesterday that no further arrests are expected.

Man in Fatal Clearlake Oaks Shooting Arraigned

The man accused of killing his estranged wife’s aunt and wounding her parents after forcing his way into their home, was arraigned in court this week. 24-year-old Ezequiel Bravo Jr. of Clearlake is charged with one count of murder, four counts of attempted murder, assault with a firearm and other gun related charges.