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Contacts: Lt. Jeff Hallock, 714.904.7042, JHallock@ocsd.org; Emily Osterberg, 714.647.1840, EOsterberg@ocsd.org
Suspect Arrested Following Deputy-Involved Shooting & Pursuit
LAGUNA HILLS, Calif. – (July 31, 2015) – On Friday, July 31, 2015 at approximately 1:10 a.m., Jenny Ann Stewart, 38, Laguna Woods, was arrested following a vehicle pursuit and deputy-involved shooting. Stewart was taken into custody in a parking lot adjacent to El Toro Road, east of Paseo De Valencia.
On Thursday, July 30, 2015 at approximately 4:52 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the Valvoline Oil Store at El Toro Road and Moulton Parkway reference an intoxicated female in a blue, Toyota SUV. A records check of the license plate indicated the vehicle was recently reported stolen out of the city of Laguna Beach. Deputies arrived as the Toyota SUV, driven by Stewart, exited the parking lot onto Moulton Parkway. A felony traffic stop was initiated in the area of Moulton Parkway and Via Campo Verde in the city of Laguna Woods. During the traffic stop, Stewart reversed her vehicle towards the deputy and a deputy-involved shooting occurred. Continue reading