Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) Out of State parolee
Report Number:
Coroner Number:
Out of State parolee
44000 block of Highway 101 Laytonville
When: Date: 4/22/2014 Time: 12:30 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: John Elkey 40 Greensburg, PA
Written by: Lieutenant Kirk Mason
Synopsis: On 4-22-2014 the Mendocino County Sheriff's Office was contacted by the Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office (State of Pennsylvania) regarding a wanted fugitive that was thought to be living in the Laytonville Area.

According to information provided by the Westmoreland County Sheriff’s Office S-John Elkey was on parole in Pennsylvania for Felony Theft and had an outstanding arrest warrant. They had received information that Elkey was living in the Laytonville area.

On 4-22-2014 Deputies of the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office contacted Elkey at a business located in the 44000 block of North Highway 101, in Laytonville. Elkey was arrested without incident and transported to the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office Jail where he will be held on $250,000.00 bail and receive an extradition hearing prior to being transported back to Pennsylvania for prosecution.
Approved By: Lieutenant Greg Stefani