Crook Busted After Multiple Carjacking Attempts, Trespassing

A Visalia man was arrested on Monday morning after{}two attempted carjackings, police said.

Mark Elizondo, 22, was arrested after police say he tried to force his way into a car in the 100 block South Chinowth Street. It was his second attempt in the area.

After fleeing from the scene, police say Elizondo then hid in the yard of a home in the 200 block North Carl Drive. No injuries to either driver or the homeowner were reported.

Elizondo was identified by both car drivers and the homeowner.

He was{}booked into the Tulare County Main Jail.