General Crime

* Santa Cruz County Police Arrest Suspect In Connection With Sexually Assaulting A Woman In Capitola

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

Scroll to the bottom to view and make comments

A male suspect was arrested after a woman reported being sexual assaulted early Sunday morning in Capitola, police said. Around 4 a.m. police responded to a report of a female victim assaulted by her friend’s roommate in the 800 block of Capitola Avenue. The victim and suspect allegedly went to local bars with friends Saturday night. The female victim returned to her friend’s residence that night and awoke to the suspect sexually assaulting her, police said. Police arrested Richard Joseph Arvizu III with charges related to sexual assault. Arvizu was booked into Santa Cruz County Jail and the incident remains under investigation.

Copyright © 2012 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse
without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment