Yolo County Grand Jury Indicts Six Men For Gang Related Murder

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(Woodland, CA) – May 2, 2016 – On May 1, 2016, the Yolo County Grand Jury issued an Indictment charging six men with the alleged gang-related murder of a man in a nightclub located in the City of Davis on September 19, 2015. The six men indicted are:

Martin Alex Contreras, age 25

Joseph George Sandeno, age 20

Zachary Thomas Sandeno, age 22

Victor Manuel Vergara, age 22

Carlos Biviescas, age 24

Anthony Daniel Rivera, age 26

All six men who were indicted are believed to have resided in Solano County at the time of the killing. It is alleged that all six men were affiliated with a Norteno criminal street gang at the time of the crime. The victim, who was visiting the City of Davis to participate in a family wedding, died after being stabbed in the attack.

The Indictment was announced in Yolo County Superior Court this morning as the defendants appeared for a previously scheduled hearing. The arraignment on the Indictment has been scheduled May 6, 2016, at 8:30 a.m. in Department 14 of the Yolo Superior Court.