Xavier Perez

Fresno County Sheriff’s deputies have arrested 18 year old Xavier Perez of Fresno.

He is being booked into the Fresno County Jail on felony charges of assault with a deadly weapon, domestic violence, robbery, illegally carrying a concealed weapon and making death threats.  His bail is set at $105,000.

Around 1:00 pm on Thursday, Xavier Perez met with his ex-girlfriend in northwest Fresno.  While the two sat in her car, they got into an argument.  It escalated and to the point Perez shoved a gun into her mouth and threatened to kill her.  He then took away her cell phone and order her to drive back to her house.  She did and once they got out of the car, he hit her in the head several times.  She was eventually able to run into the home and lock the door.  Perez left and was able to get a ride out of the area.  An emergency call came into the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office and deputies dispatched to the call were able to get a name and description of the suspect.  They received information he may be in the area of First and Shields.  Deputies responded to the intersection and found a car with Perez inside.  Around 1:30 pm they made a traffic stop and were able to take him into custody.  Inside, they found a loaded 45 caliber handgun.

Anyone with additional information about the suspect is asked to please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (559) 600-3111 or Crime Stoppers at (559) 498-7867, www.valleycrimestoppers.org  You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.

Xavier Perez

Contact Information

Tony Botti
Public Information Officer
(559) 600-8137