Details: On December 12, 2020 Corcoran Police Officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of Brewer Avenue in regards to a shooting in the area. Upon arrival it was learned that an inhabited residence had been struck by gunfire. Through investigation, officers identified the suspects as Jose Pelayo and Pauline Molano. Corcoran Police Department and Kings County Major Crimes Task Force, served two search warrants at Pelayo’s known residences. As a result of the search warrants, six firearms were seized, and Pelayo and Molano were arrested. Molano was later booked into the Kings County Jail on charges of attempted murder, assault with a deadly weapon and child endangerment. Pauline Molano’s bail is set at $575,000.
While in custody, Jose Pelayo was able to manipulate the door of the police vehicle and escape. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Pelayo is encouraged to contact the Corcoran Police Department at 559-992-5151. You may remain anonymous and call the confidential crime line at 559-992-3591. You may also provide information through Nixle Alert.