Man Stabbed in Arbuckle; Suspect on the Run

Santiago Rodriguez Ochoa, Jr. (Colusa County Sheriff's Office)
Santiago Rodriguez Ochoa, Jr. is wanted in connection with the stabbing of a Arbuckle Man, on May 6, 2016. (Colusa County Sheriff’s Office)

On Friday, May 6, 2016, at 1:20 AM, Colusa County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a stabbing on the 1100 block of Garret Ave in Arbuckle, CA.

“The victim was conscious upon the Deputies arrival and transported to a hospital with life-threatening injuries,” said Sergeant Michael Bradwell in a press release.

Bradwell commented that the circumstances leading up to the stabbing were unknown at this time.

Police officials have identified a suspect as Santiago Rodriguez Ochoa Jr., 26, of Arbuckle.

“Following the alleged incident, the suspect Ochoa fled the scene with a female and two juveniles,” said Sergeant Bradwell, “The female and juveniles have been located and are safe.”

The location of Ochoa is unknown at this time, but he is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone having information on the whereabouts of Santiago Ochoa is urged to contact the Colusa County Sheriff’s Office at (530) 458-0200.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2007. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.