Wanted Nipomo man arrested
July 6, 2015
A Nipomo man featured last month on the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page is now in custody.
Hermes Jose Rodriguez, 20, was sought for inflicting corporal injury on a spouse/cohabitant, preventing and dissuading a witness or victim by force and failing to appear after posting bail. The sheriff’s office featured him in its “Most Wanted Wednesday” Facebook post on June 10.
Rodriguez was arrested around 6:15 p.m. Friday during a call for service in Nipomo. He is currently in San Luis Obispo County Jail with bail set at $100,000.
The jail website states Rodriguez faces charges of exhibiting a firearm and threatening with intent to terrorize, in addition to two counts related to not appearing in court.