A 39-year-old man wished for tried homicide and a variety of sexual assault fees was arrested Friday afternoon by Merced police.
Suspect Zachary Williams was taken into custody after an officer who knew him from a earlier contact noticed him at 4:08 p.m. close to the 1300 block of North Bear Creek Drive. The officer knew Williams had felony warrants, in response to a information launch.
In accordance with the Yuba Couty Sheriff’s Workplace, Williams was one in every of three males wished for a March 22 incident reported in Oregon Home, California.
Deputies launched an investigation after one in every of two identified victims arrived on the Sheriff’s Workplace headquarters in Marysville to report a capturing occurred off Begonia Approach and Saagennah Path in Oregon Home.
The lady had a gunshot wound to her arm and was taken to a neighborhood space hospital the place she was handled and launched. The lady reported she believed a second sufferer remained at a residence she had fled from, in response to a information launch.
Regulation enforcement responded to the scene and positioned the second sufferer, though the suspects weren’t there.
Williams was recognized as a suspect together with Robby Lee Lepird, 31, and Jesse James Feamster 23.
In accordance with Merced police, Williams was booked on the Yuba County warrants for alleged tried homicide, mayhem, torture, kidnapping, rape, sodomy, and different intercourse acts. Williams additionally had a warrant out of Arkansas for violent felonies.
Merced police are ask anybody with any data to contact Officer Odom at 209-388-7744 or by electronic mail at PaynterJ@cityofmerced.org.