Originally published as a Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office press release –
“On 04-25-2021 at around 8:56 PM, Mendocino County Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle in the 30000 block of Sherwood Road in Fort Bragg, California.
Deputies were advised the vehicle appeared to have damage and an open door and it just arrived in the reporting person’s driveway.
Deputies arrived a short time later and contacted Shalom Lewis at the vehicle, who was known to them to be on active CDC Parole for burglary.
Deputies conducted a search of Lewis, per his parole terms and located numerous hypodermic syringes and a small amount of a crystalline substance that was believed to be methamphetamine. Deputies contacted CDC Parole and a 3056 PC parole hold was authorized for the new violation.
Lewis was on pre-trial release for a pending felony matter in the Mendocino County Superior Court. Based on this, Lewis was additionally charged with 12022.1 PC (Commit Felony while on pre-trial Release for Pending Felony)
Lewis was transported and booked into Mendocino County Jail where he was to be held in lieu of $75,000.00 bail.”