Kidnapping in South Lake Tahoe on Saturday

South Lake Tahoe, CA- Gardnerville, NV…On Saturday, August 13, 2011, at about 3:30 p.m. the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by the South Lake Tahoe Police Department and advised that a kidnapping had just occurred in South Lake Tahoe, California. According to SLTPD Officers, a 1 year old baby was taken from his mother’s residence by Salvador Miguel Aquino-Villavicencio and his mother, Josefina Villavicencio, both of whom reside in Douglas County at the Holbrook Trailer Park. SLTPD Officers advised that they were obtaining arrest warrants for the two, and requested DCSO respond to the Holbrook trailer park and attempt to locate the child.

Douglas County Deputies and members of the Tri-County Gang Unit responded to the Holbrook Trailer Park at 1501 Hwy 395 So., space #14, and contacted Salvador and Josefina Villavicencio. The victim child was also located inside the residence, and appeared unharmed. Both Salvador and Josefina Villavicencio were taken into custody without incident and booked into the Douglas County Jail on fugitive no-bail arrest warrants for kidnapping and criminal conspiracy, and are now awaiting extradition.


For additional information please contact the South Lake Tahoe Police Department.