Police: Couple lured thieves into baseball bat beatings

Officers said the couple would film the entire series of events.

Posted: Jan 10, 2020 8:33 PM
Updated: Jan 12, 2020 11:58 AM

VISALIA, Calif. - A couple in Visalia, California faces charges of assault with a deadly weapon and conspiracy after Visalia Police said they lured people onto their property to steal an unsecured bike and beat them with baseball bats.

Officers said it happened multiple times from July through November.

The couple has been identified as 25-year-old Corey Cornutt and 29-year-old Savannah Grillot.

If someone took the bait, officers said the couple would film the entire series of events and post it to YouTube and Facebook.

“I was surprised that no one reported them sooner,” said neighbor Kerris LeBeau. “It was almost every night for a minute."

Read more: http://bit.ly/2QFPYpr

Article Comments

Chico
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 52°
Oroville
Clear
53° wxIcon
Hi: 70° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 53°
Paradise
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 69° Lo: 41°
Feels Like: 52°
Chester
Clear
25° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 28°
Feels Like: 25°
Red Bluff
Clear
47° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 40°
Feels Like: 44°
Willows
Clear
52° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 42°
Feels Like: 52°
Staying very warm through your 7 day forecast
KHSL Severe
KHSL Radar
KHSL Temperatures

Community Events