At approximately 1:20 p.m., scanner traffic indicated Mendocino County Sheriff deputies and other law enforcement began responding to an area near the intersection of Covelo Street and William Street in Mendocino regarding a fight between a man and a woman.
Reportedly, the female party hit the man with her truck and the male began to strike the female’s truck with a sledge hammer.
The suspect vehicle driven by the female reportedly fled the scene. The vehicle is described as a green Nissan pickup truck with a damaged windshield.
Please remember that this story is unfolding. Information is being reported as we gather it. However, some of the information coming from witnesses and initial official reports could be wrong. We will do our best to get the facts but, in the case that something is inaccurate, we will update with correct information as soon as we can.