Sun. Aug 14th, 2022

CLOVIS PD STILL IN SEARCH OF SEVILLA AFTER THURSDAY NIGHT INCIDENT WITH GIRLFRIEND

On June 23rd, 2022 at 9:50 P.M., Clovis Police were dispatched to Allsups located at 1320 N. Prince in reference to a 39-year-old female reporting to be held against her will in the 1200 block of Ross St. by her ex-boyfriend identified as Kelvin Jonatan Najera Sevilla, DOB: 05/08/1995.

When officers made contact with the female, they observed nylon rope tied around her body, and her hands were bound with duct tape. Duct tape was also observed in her hair along with ligature marks observed around her neck and ankles. The victim reported being tied up in a bedroom after getting into a verbal altercation with Kelvin. Prior to the victim freeing herself and getting help, it was reported Kelvin held a gun to her head, attempted to suffocate her with a plastic bag, and made statements that he was going to put her body in her vehicle and light it on fire.

The scene was located on Ross St. and a search warrant was obtained and executed on Kelvin’s residence. Evidence was collected at this residence, which supported the victim’s statements of what occurred. At this time Kelvin has not been located. A warrant has been issued for Kelvin for the following charges stemming from this incident; kidnapping, robbery, assault with intent to commit a violent felony, and aggravated battery against a household member.

The Clovis Police Department requests that any person having information related to this incident, or who knows the whereabouts of Kelvin Sevilla, contact the Clovis Police Department at 575-769-1921. We would also like to remind you, that information can be provided anonymously by using the Clovis Police Department’s tip411 app, which can be accessed by going to www.police.cityofclovis.org.