Crime

San Francisco Man Arrested After Vehicle Pursuit for Evading Deputies

The following is an updated press released from the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:

Jacob Silverman [Picture provided by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Booking Logs]

On 10-14-2020 at about 7:07 P.M., Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle associated with a potential prowler in the 2900 block of West Lake Mendocino Drive Ukiah, California.

Deputies arrived in the area and attempted to contact an adult male seated inside a white Honda Civic. As the Deputy approached the vehicle it accelerated away quickly.

The Deputies pursued after the vehicle as it traveled recklessly on numerous county streets/roads.

During the pursuit, the vehicle went off the roadway in the 5000 block of North State Street striking a small tree branch before becoming disabled on the passenger side of the vehicle.

The driver, Jacob Silverman, exited the vehicle and after a short foot pursuit Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputies were able to arrest Silverman.

Silverman was subsequently medically cleared at a local hospital.

Silverman was then transported to the Mendocino County Jail where he was booked on charges of 2800.2 CVC [Felony Reckless Driving] and 148 PC [Resisting or Delaying a Peace Officer].

Silverman was to be held in lieu of $50,000.00 bail.

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