Police Blotter

This represents the recent reportable activities of the Police Department.

This blotter is updated weekly



07-09-16 at approximately 5:24 PM

600 block of Industrial way.

Subject was arrested after police responded to a disturbance call and the subject was found to have five active warrants for his arrest.

Hirsch,  Jaron Ray

W M A 04-18-89  Age (27)  508/175  Blk/ Bro

Booked into the Tulare county jail for five misdemeanor and one felony warrant.


07-10-16 at approximately 1135 PM

1100 block of Visalia Rd.

A window was broken out of a local business.

The damage amount was estimated at  $ 1,000.00

Suspect(s) were caught on the stores video surveillance system and Exeter P.D. is working to identify the suspect(s)


06/25/16 1920hrs.

855 W. Visalia Rd

Report of a Simple Battery

Sean Vanlaningham 10/19/96, 19years old, 5’9”, 139, brown hair green eyes

A male victim reported that his son physically assaulted him by head butting him in the mouth.  The victim placed Sean Vanlaningham under citizen’s arrest for battery and he was booked at the Tulare Co Pre-Trial Facility.  


06/26/16 0300hrs

1200 block of Bradley Ct.

Reported theft of bicycle parts.

A male juvenile was placed under citizens’ arrest after having been caught stealing $250 worth of bicycle parts from the back yard of a residence. The male juvenile was booked at the Tulare Co Juvenile Detention Facility.  


Date/Time:  July 4, 2016 1: 14 PM

Approximate location:  400 block of N Carissa Ct  

Incident Type:  Traffic violation for obstructed view.  Driver was found to be unlicensed

Loss:  N/A

Arrestee Name:  Clarissa Ruiz

Sex/DOB/Age/ Physical Description: 1-4-1997, 19 years old, HFA, 5-4, 100, bro, bro

Disposition:  Driver was cited and released at the scene.  The vehicle was released to a licensed driver. 


Date/Time:  July 6, 2016 2:16 PM

Approximate location:  300 block of W Firebaugh  

Incident Type:  Theft of a purse

Loss:  Victim placed a loss of $40 for the purse and the purse was recovered

Arrestee Name:  Jesse Avilez and Katrina Rolin

Sex/DOB/Age/ Physical Description: Avilez: male/2-11-76/40/Hispanic, 5-9, 155lbs, black hair, brown eyes; Rolin: female/3-23-93/23/white, 5-5, 126, blonde hair, green eyes. 

Disposition:  The suspects were stopped for questioning.  The driver was found to be unlicensed, a felon in possession of ammunition.  Both adults were charged with child endangerment and possession of drug paraphernalia.  Avilez was also charged with an enhancement of committing a felony while being released for pending sentencing on a previous felony conviction.


Date/Time:  July 6, 2016 1:09 PM

Approximate location:  Alley way north of the 700 block of Westwood

Incident Type:  Graffiti

Loss:  $300 for removal

Arrestee Name:  N/A

Sex/DOB/Age/ Physical Description: N/A

Disposition:  Graffiti was located in the alley way north of the 700 block of Westwood.  It has since been abated by the City of Exeter


Date/Time:  July 7, 2016 10:00 AM

Approximate location:  Kaweah / Pine  

Incident Type:  A citizen called in to report her wallet was lost while watching the Exeter 4th of July fireworks show.

Loss:  N/A

Arrestee Name:  N/A

Sex/DOB/Age/ Physical Description: N/A

Disposition:  The victim described the wallet as a blue or teal wallet with a boot on the outside of it.  If found please return to the Exeter Police Department so I can be reunited with its owner.


Date/Time:  July 7, 2016 2:00 PM

Approximate location:  Palm and D Street  

Incident Type:  Officers were dispatched to the area for the report of a suspicious circ

Loss:  N/A

Arrestee Name:  Odina Renfor

Sex/DOB/Age/ Physical Description: female / 4-12-79 / 37 years old / WFA, 5-6, 126, brown, green

Disposition:  Renfro was contacted and found to have an active warrant for her arrest.  She was arrested and transported to the Exeter Police Department where she was released with an Agreement to Appear.


Date/Time: 7-11-2016/ 2:25 pm

Approximate Location: 100 Block of N C

Incident Type: Assault with a deadly weapon/vandalism

Loss: N/A

Arrestee Name: Adrian Pedraza

Sex/DOB/Age/Appearance : M/4-16-89/27/ 6’/165/Bro/Bro

Disposition: Booked into Jail


Date/Time: 7-12-2016/12:22 pm

Approximate Location: 400 Block of  S Orange

Incident Type: Trespassing/Drug Paraphernalia/Under the influence

Loss: N/A

Arrestee Name: Mark Rhodes

Sex/DOB/Age/Appearance : M/8-25-96/19/6’0”/120/Bro/Bro

Disposition: Booked into Jail


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