Mendocino County Sheriff's Office
Press Release
(Title of Crime/Incident) 273.5 PC [Corporal Injury to Spouse/Cohabitant ] & 243(d) PC [Battery with serious injury]
Report Number:
2014-20503    
Coroner Number:
   
Crime/Incident:
273.5 PC [Corporal Injury to Spouse/Cohabitant ] & 243(d) PC [Battery with serious injury]
Location:
2000 Block S. State St. Ukiah, Ca.
When: Date: 08/02/2014 Time: 8:36 PM
Victim Info :        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Victim #1: Adult female
Suspect Info:        
  Name Age Street Address City, State
Suspect #1: Austin Malicay 37 Ukiah, Ca
         
Written by: Sergeant Mike Dygert
Synopsis: On 08-02-2014 at about 8:36 PM Mendocino County Deputies responded to a residence at the 2000 block of South State Street on a report of a physical fight between a male and female subjects. Prior to Deputies arriving on scene the involved parties left the location.

While Deputies were searching for the involved parties, they were advised the victim was at a local hospital emergency room being treated for injuries. Deputies responded to the hospital and contacted the victim. The victim indicated she had been assaulted by suspect Austin Malicay during a domestic argument.

Deputies observed the victim had visible numerous injuries as a result of the assault by Malicay. During the assault the victim was struck in the face causing a serious injury to her eye.

A short time later Deputies located Malicay, intoxicated and passed out on a bus bench at the 2100 block of South State Street. He had evidence on his person linking himself to the assault.

Malicay was placed under arrest for the listed violations. Malicay was then transported and incarcerated at the Mendocino County jail where he was to be held in lieu of $30,000.00 bail.
Approved By: Lieutenant Shannon Barney