West Point, Ca — 11 have been arrested following a “Probation and Parole Sweep” in the West Point area.
The sweep was conducted by the Calaveras County Sheriff´s Department in conjunction with the California Department of Corrections and Alcohol Beverage Control. The following arrests were made, according to Sgt. Dave Seawell:
Michael Blaine Alec was arrested at his residence on Blue Mountain Road in West Point. He was arrested for felony probation violations and misdemeanor probation violations, and is currently being held without bail.
Manual Alex Ramirez (listed as one of the Calaveras Most Wanted) was arrested at his residence on Matson Lane in West Point. Ramirez was taken into custody for felony arrest warrants for identity theft, and warrants out of Amador County for driving on a suspended license. Ramirez is being held on the Calaveras warrants and has a bail of $30,000.
Deputies contacted Lawrence Edwin Wilson who was sitting in a running white Pontiac sedan in the middle of Winton road. Upon contact with Wilson it became obvious that he was under the influence, as well as his two passengers George Brian Blease and Pete Campa. Subsequent to an investigation, Wilson was arrested for DUI and Blease and Campa were arrested for public intoxication.
Dirk Anthony Caviglia and Ruby Fawn Jeff were arrested at Jeff´s residence in West Point. Jeff was arrested for a parole violation at the request of her parole officer. Caviglia was arrested after a foot pursuit ensued. Caviglia attempted to avoid arrest, however, was chased and caught approximately 100 yards from where he began running. Caviglia and Jeff are being held without bail. During these arrests Robert Ray Gurion was contacted and issued a citation for possession of less than one ounce of marijuana.
Dane Allen Casey was arrested after evading deputies in West Point. Casey was driving his truck through West Point when deputies attempted to stop his Dodge truck for having expired registration. Casey did not stop and continued down Hwy 26 to Bald Mountain Road. Casey sped up to approximately 55 MPH on Bald Mountain Road and onto Acorn Way where he stopped for deputies. He was taken into custody for evading. Casey is being held at the Calaveras jail in lieu of $10,000 bail.
Wanda Noelle Eubanks was arrested at her residence on Bald Mountain Road. Deputies discovered Eubanks was smoking marijuana and discovered that she had been smoking methamphetamine earlier that day. Eubanks was arrested for being under the influence and child endangerment. Eubanks was treated at Mark Twain Hospital prior to being booked. She is being held at the Calaveras Jail in lieu of $100,000 bail.
Stephen Richard Gommeringer was contacted at his residence in West Point. Subsequent to a search of his residence, a hypodermic needle was located. Gommeringer admitted to using methamphetamine earlier in the day with the needle. Gommeringer was cited for possession of a hypodermic needle.
Written by BJ Hansen