Release Date/Time: 11/24/2012 8:49 PM
Officers responded to a report of an in progress residential burglary on Dallas Ave. when Officers spotted one of the suspects Miguel Belmontes (20) on the Cortez Street side of the perimeter. Belmontes made movements consistent with caring a handgun in his right front pocket. Belmontes ran from Officers and when he turned the corner of a near by house he come across the original burglary victim. Belmontes briefly pointed his gun at the victim then ran down Cortez Street with the gun in his right hand. A K-9 Unit gave chase and eventually the suspect was biten and taken into custody. Belmontes was booked in the Monterey County Jail on several charges.
Release Authorized by: Sgt. John Lynn