3 Arrested foe Stealing Mail in Mendocino County

Three people were arrested after allegedly stealing mail in Mendocino County…

According to the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies were called Tuesday to the 6000 block of Ridgewood Road in Willits regarding the theft of mail from a roadside mailbox. As Deputies were responding to the area they were provided a description of the suspect vehicle seen by a witness. Deputies located the suspect vehicle at which time they conducted an investigative stop. They noticed a very strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. Deputies also determined that one of the occupants of the vehicle had two No-Bail out of county arrest warrants. During a more thorough search of the vehicle Deputies located heroin, methamphetamine, marijuana, a firearm, stolen mail from local mailboxes and pry tools used to pry open locks/doors. Caroline Kendzior, Claude Turman and John Ruybal were all arrested and transported to the Mendocino County Jail. The trio were booked on a long list of charges.