Sacto 9-1-1
October 21, 2013
Woodland men arrested after allegedly burglarizing home

By Ed Fletcher

Two Woodland men were taken into custody Monday for allegedly attempting to burglarize a rural Yolo County home after farm workers helped initiate the search and identify the suspects.

The incident began at 7:40 a.m. when farm workers saw two men running from a residence on County Road 20 near County Road 92C and called the Yolo County Sheriff's Office, authorities said.

The farm workers gave the deputies a description of the suspects and later identified them. By 10 a.m., deputies had both suspects in custody after they were allegedly interrupted while attempting to burglarize the home.

They were identified as Mathewv Craig Means, 22, and Timothy Daniel Coutee, 29, both of Woodland. Before Coutee was taken into custody, witnesses said they saw him riding a quad ATV, which was later determined to be stolen. Coutee is likely to face additional charges.

On October 14, The Sacramento Bee will temporarily remove commenting from While we design the upgrade, we encourage you to tell us what you like and don't like about commenting on and other websites. We've heard from hundreds of you already and we're listening. Please continue to add your thoughts and questions here. We also encourage you to write Letters to the Editor on this and other topics.

About Sacto 9-1-1

Sacto 9-1-1 is a blog on crime and emergency services news in the Sacramento region.

Send feedback on Sacto 9-1-1 to Assistant Metro Editor Anthony Sorci at

Subscribe to Breaking News Alerts

Arrest Logs

Sacto 9-1-1 Q&A

Bee reporters answer questions about area crime news, trends and other issues. QUESTION: A couple of years ago, a Sacramento tax attorney named Roni Deutch was the target of an investigation by the California Department of Justice. She was accused of bilking clients out of millions and defying a court (Read More)

More Questions and Answers
See all the crime Q&As
Submit your question

March 2016

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

Monthly Archives

Kim Minugh on Twitter

Follow "Kim_Minugh" on Twitter

Local Agencies on Twitter