Wanted fugitive arrested in Porterville, police say

PORTERVILLE, Calif. ( KSEE/KGPE ) – A 31-year-old man from Lindsay has been arrested on suspicion of committing several crimes in the city of Porte...

May 24, 2023
11:26 AM

PORTERVILLE, Calif. ( KSEE/KGPE ) – A 31-year-old man from Lindsay has been arrested on suspicion of committing several crimes in the city of Porterville, officers with the Porterville Police Department said. According to the police, on Sunday, April 2, 2023, 31-year-old Merritt Caraveo committed a robbery in Porterville which was investigated by the police. Then on Thursday, April 6, 2023, officers say they tried to contact Caraveo in Lindsay but he fled from a vehicle and was able to evade capture.

Marcela Chavez