Photo: George Quinteros
TULARE – Tulare County Sheriff detectives never stop pursing most wanted criminals. When they received new information about the whereabouts of 31-year old George Quinteros, detectives ardently followed the lead to capture him.
Tulare County Detectives from the C.A.T.T.C.H. Unit, along with detectives from the Sheriff Narcotics Unit, Gang & Narcotics Enforcement Team, and Auto Theft Task Force went looking for Quinteros on September 26th at the reported whereabouts located on the 1000 block of Goble Street in Tulare, CA.
Realizing police were at the door, Quinteros began the chase by jumping over the backyard fence. He led police to pursue him through several yards. They finally took him down on the 1200 block of Durango Street.
He first received treatment on minor scrapes endured during his flee attempt. Then authorities booked him into the Tulare County Jail. For helping hide Quinteros, Jessica Reyes of Pixley was also detained.
Quinteros has charges connected with at least 25 violations, 12 of which are felonies. Authorities currently hold him at the Bob Wiley Detention Facility.