Arrest in San Andreas

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A San Andreas man was arrested Monday morning for assault with a deadly weapon. According to reports from the Calaveras Sheriff’s Office, at about 8:15 Deputies responded to West Saint Charles St. in San Andreas for the report of a physical fight.  During the investigation deputies discovered 40 year old David Knaap had physically assaulted a juvenile and attempted to strike another juvenile with his vehicle.  One juvenile was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries.  Knaap left the scene prior to the deputy’s arrival however, he was later arrested without incident at his residence.  David Knaap was booked in to the Calaveras County Jail on charges of Assault with a Deadly Weapon (vehicle) and a felony charge of Inflicting Injury Upon Child.  His bail was set at $70,000. The Sheriff’s department is asking anyone who may have pertinent information regarding this incident to please call the Sheriff’s Office 754-6500.

Written by KVGC Staff