Turlock Police Department Detective Unit brought to a close today an investigation that began on January 26, 2010. The investigation began when a female victim was shot at while she was driving her vehicle near 99 and W Main St.
Investigators where able to pursue leads and subsequently identified the subject as Ivan Alejandro Zamora Blanco (5/29/74). An arrest warrant was obtained and service was conducted by Turlock Police Department SWAT team at 8am on Friday. Zamora was taken into custody without incident.
Blanco was additionally involved in two other incidents, an armed robbery which occurred on March 28, 2010 and an assault with a deadly weapon which occurred on March 29, 2010. These two incidents are related. However the attempted homicide is not.
Turlock Police Department asks that anyone with any information on any of these crimes contact Detective Brandon Bertram @ 209-664-7323
The Turlock Police Department is an active participant in the Crime Stoppers Program. Callers can leave an anonymous tip by calling Crime Stoppers at (209) 521-4636 and may be eligible for a cash reward.
This information is being released by Turlock Police Sergeant Nino Amirfar.