Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility 03/25/2022: Threats and Arson Arrest

03/25/2022: Threats and Arson Arrest

On March 19th, 2022 at approximately 12:06 a.m., Monterey Police Officers were dispatched to Encina Avenue for a report of threats. During the course of the investigation, officers determined Shane Jones, 28 years old of Seaside, had been in an argument with his ex-wife and mother of his child. After the argument, the ex-wife and Jones had separated and Jones was actively looking for her and their child. Jones began threatening individuals he believed were helping hide his ex-wife. Specifically, Jones threatened to light the victim’s house on fire. FULL NEWS RELEASE IN PDF