Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 273.5 PC [Felony Domestic Violence Battery]
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273.5 PC [Felony Domestic Violence Battery]
2600 Block of Road I Redwood Valley, Ca
When: Date: 02-07-2014 Time: 7:48 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: Adult Female 30 Redwood Valley, Ca
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Bennett Pool 37 Redwood Valley, Ca
Written by: Sergeant Mike Dygert
Synopsis: On 02-07-2014 at about 7:48 PM Mendocino County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the Ukiah Valley Medical Center to contact the victim of a physical assault.

Deputies contacted the victim at the hospital who reported she had been physically assaulted by her boyfriend, Bennett Pool, during a birthday party at their Redwood Valley residence on 02-02-2014.

During the party the couple engaged in a verbal argument, which resulted in Pool becoming physically assaultive towards the victim.

Deputies observed bruising to the victim's face, hip and arms allegedly caused by Bennett's physical assault.

After further investigations Deputies responded to Bennett's residence with the assistance from officers from the California Highway Patrol. Upon arrival Deputies contacted Bennett and he was subsequently arrested for felony domestic violence battery.

Bennett was booked into the Mendocino County Jail where he was to be held in lieu of $25,000.00 bail.
Approved By: Captain Greg Van Patten