Press Releases

Friday 01/05/2018 5:03 PM - Barricaded Subject

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Barricaded Subject
Date and Time of Incident: 1-5-18, Approximately 10:30 AM
Place of Occurrence: 300 block of Manzanita Drive, Los Osos
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: Jaime A Medina, 46, Los Osos
Details of News Release: On 1-5-18, Deputies responded to a report of a man who had threatened his neighbor in the 300 block of Manzanita Drive in Los Osos. When Deputies arrived on scene, the man retreated inside his home. A prolonged standoff ensued and the man would not exit the home. Negotiators were brought in and were in constant contact with the man. The suspect began making suicidal statements. Deputies and negotiators kept trying to get the man to come out of the home but he refused. At approximately 2:00 PM, Deputies entered the home and the man barricaded himself in a back room of the house. Again, he refused to exit the home. At approximately 2:50 PM, Deputies made entry into the room and arrested the man without incident. The suspect is identified as 46-year-old Jaime A. Medina of Los Osos. He was arrested for making criminal threats and resisting arrest. A booking photo is not available at this time.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Friday 01/05/2018 5:03 PM