Man arrested on felony warrants for attempted murder, rape, and other charges out of Yuba County
Photo: Zachary Williams | Merced PD
Originally published 4-3-21 via Facebook
by the Merced Police Department:
“Merced – On April 2nd at approximately 4:08 PM, Merced Police Department Officer Paynter was patrolling in the 1300 block of W/N Bear Creek Dr. He observed a subject that he knew from a previous contact.
Officer Paynter knew that this subject had 2 Felony warrants for his arrest. Officer Paynter contacted Zachary Williams (39) and arrested him.
Williams was booked in Merced County jail on a Yuba County warrant for Attempted Murder, Mayhem, Torture, Kidnapping, Rape, Sodomy, and other sex acts.
Williams also had a warrant out of the state Arkansas for violent Felonies.
Case Number: 21-18546
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Officer Odom at 209-388-7744 or by email at PaynterJ@cityofmerced.org.
Other ways to contact us or report crime include:
For any emergency call or text 911
For non-emergency call 209-385-6912”