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Stepdad jailed in family fight
Emiliano Mendez
Emiliano Mendez

A 45-year-old man was arrested during a Saturday evening fight with his stepson.

The fight was reported at 8:04 p.m. in the 2600 block of River Creek Circle. Officer Jonathan Blount responded and determined that Emiliano Mendez, 45, was drunk and the primary aggressor in the physical altercation with his adult stepson.

Mendez was arrested and booked into the Stanislaus County Public Safety Center on a charge of battery.