San Joaquin County
District Attorney's Office
OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY 222 E. Weber Ave., Room 202, Stockton, CA
P. O. Box 990, Stockton, CA 95201
T (209) 468-2400 | F (209) 465-0371
TORI VERBER SALAZAR District Attorney Scott A. Fichtner Assistant District Attorney Kristine M. Reed Assistant District Attorney James Bojko Chief Investigator
News from the Office of District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar
For Immediate Release
May 25, 2021
CONTACT: Elisa Bubak, Public Information Officer
T: (209) 468-2400 | E:

Samuel Andres Nunez Arraigned This Afternoon

Stockton - San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber announced defendant Samuel "Sammy" Nunez was arraigned today on charges relating to lewd acts with a minor.

According to authorities, an investigation into the defendant began April 23, 2021. The incidents in question took place over an extended period of time with the same victim. As this is an ongoing investigation, no further details are being released. Defendant Samuel Nunez returns to court on Friday, May 28 at 8:30AM for a bail hearing. At this time, the defendant is in custody. The official complaint can be found at

The San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office encourages any additional victims of Mr. Nunez to contact Manteca Police Department Detective Mark Rangel at 209-456-8209 or their local law enforcement. The District Attorney Victim Witness Advocates can also be reached at 209-468-2400.