Drugs and weapons were found in the suspect's house. The investigation is ongoing and new felony charges have been added in a number of recent incidents. Now he is going to San Quentin for a 90-day evaluation.
Buried at the bottom of this police press release is the "Only in Pacifica" angle: One of the arresting officers bought a fruit cup at a nearby convenience store for the 11-year-old daughter and granddaughter of the two shoplifting suspects who were being arrested. The fruit cup was said to be for "calming down" the girl.
The woman's body found floating in the ocean Sunday morning near the Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, has been identified by the San Mateo County Coroner's Office as Frances Pierce. She was a 75-year-old resident of Portola Valley.