At-Large Parolee Apprehended

At-Large Parolee Apprehended

K-9 assisted with capture

The San Luis Obispo Sheriff’s Office has arrested a parolee-at-large on Wednesday.

According to the sheriff’s office, they received a call that a suspect who was a parolee at large was sleeping in a car in the 300 block of N. Mallagh Street in Nipomo.

The suspect was identified as 38-year-old Angel Luis Padilla of Arroyo Grande. When deputies made contact with Padilla, he fled from officers. A perimeter was established in the area.

Sheriff’s deputies, with the help of Santa Maria Police, CHP and an Arroyo Grande Police K9 searched for Padilla.
At approximately 7:20 a.m., Padilla was located in a neighbor’s yard.

While being apprehended, Padilla suffered K9 bites to his leg and hands. He was transported to a local hospital where he was medically cleared and then booked into SLO County Jail.

A deputy also received minor injuries during the chase after getting caught up in some fencing.

Padilla was arrested for felony resisting an officer, disobeying a court order, violation of parole and a warrant for his arrest for failing to appear in court.

At-Large Parolee Apprehended was last modified: May 31st, 2016 by admin
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