2-year hunt for suspect now over, Visalia Police say

VISALIA. Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A suspect wanted in connection with an assault case in 2019 and an assault and criminal threats case from earlier thi...

July 30, 2022
8:20 AM

VISALIA. Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A suspect wanted in connection with an assault case in 2019 and an assault and criminal threats case from earlier this month has been arrested, according to an announcement Friday by the Visalia Police Department. According to Visalia Police, 52-year-old Guido Giovanni Ventresca had targeted the same victim in both incidents. Officers say Ventresca fled California after the 2019 incident with a pending arrest warrant on charges of assault, false imprisonment, and kidnapping.

Marcela Chavez