Corcoran Police Department Press ReleaseCorcoran Police Department
1031 Chittenden Ave.,
Corcoran, CA 93212

12/6/2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE #C1602412
Subject :

Incident: Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Robbery, Mayhem.
Location: 2400 block Whitley Avenue, Corcoran, CA
Contact :Gary Cramer, Deputy Chief, Police    559-992-5151 ext. 244
    Gary.Cramer@corcoranpd.com
Kings Co. Jail Booking Photo of Willie Carter.

On Saturday, December 3, 2016, at approximately 4:13 am, Officers responded to the 2400 block of Whitley Avenue for a report of a disturbance. Upon arrival, a victim reported being assaulted by Willie Carter, 34, due to a dispute over some alleged stolen property. Carter reportedly assaulted the victim with a knife, and took property from him, and left the victim with significant lacerations to his face. The victim was treated and released from a local hospital.

Carter was later located and arrested without incident at his residence. Carter was booked at the Kings County Jail and held on $60,000 bail.



Investigating Officer:  Ofr. E. Nunez

Injuries:  Lacerations to victim's face.



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