August 10, 2011

SCPD Most Wanted - Update on August 10th - CAPTURED

***UPDATE - CAPTURED in Soquel on August 10th***

SOQUEL - Acting on a tip, Santa Cruz County Sheriff's deputies arrested Stephen Avellar this morning at a residence in the 3000 block of Erin Lane.  Read more about the arrest here

Santa Cruz Police Department Most Wanted: Week of August 3

Suspect:  Stephen Ryan Avellar
38 years old, 5’11”, 190 pounds, Blond Hair, Hazel Eyes. 
Resident: Santa Cruz  

Crime: Warrants for drug , property and illegal weapons.

Mr. Avellar is wanted for warrants stemming from several theft and forgery investigations as well as a warrant for possession of a deadly weapon.  Avellar frequents the lower Ocean Street motels.

If you've seen Mr. Avellar please call 911 or Police Investigations at 420-5820. You can also leave a tip via our  Tip line: 420-5995 or you can leave a tip by clicking here.