SELMA – A Selma parolee, who is also a known gang member, was arrested after he intentionally drove his vehicle into another man.
Selma police received an initial call of a vehicle versus a pedestrian just after 1 p.m. Feb. 20. The driver fled the scene before the police arrived. After investigating, SPD officers the collision was intentional.
The victim was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in critical condition.
William Adkins, of Selma, was identified as the driver. Selma Police Detectives, with aid from the United States Marshalls Fugitive Apprehension Task Force, located and arrested Adkins on Feb. 22 at the Fresno Fashion Fair Mall.
Adkins had a loaded .40 caliber Glock firearm in his possession. He is affiliated with a local street gang.
Adkins was booked into the Fresno County Jail on several felony charges, including violation of his California State parole conditions and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.
In another arrest, David Olguin, of Fresno, was arrested Feb. 21 after Selma Police officers found drugs and a loaded gun in his car. Olguin is also a known gang member.
SPD officers conducted a suspicious vehicle check at 12:43 a.m. when they found Olguin alone in his car. Because he is on active Post Release Community Supervision, police searched his car and found methamphetamine and a loaded 9 mm Glock handgun with a high-capacity magazine in his possession.
Olguin was arrested without incident and taken to Fresno County Jail. He’s been charged with several felonies including probation violation and being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.