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DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Thursday, May 17, 2108, at 10:30 am

INCIDENT: Felon in Possession of Firearm / Felon in Possession of Ammunition / Possession of a Controlled Substance for Sales / Possession of a Controlled Substance While Armed

LOCATION: 11200 block of Charleston St, Adelanto

SUSPECT: Juan Rios, 35 years of age, resident of Adelanto


On Thursday, May 17, 2018, at 10:30 am, deputies and detectives from the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station served a search warrant at a residence in the 11200 block of Charleston St. in the City of Adelanto.

Deputies had received information that a convicted felon was in possession of a semi-automatic handgun and authored a search warrant for the residence. During the service of the search warrant a firearm, ammunition and narcotics were located. The resident, Juan Rios, was found to be a convicted felon.

Juan Rios was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center where he is being held in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact Deputy Nick Paslak at Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, (760) 552-6801. Persons wishing to remain anonymous can report information to WeTip by calling 1-800-78-CRIME, or by accessing the website at

Refer: Pamela Hoffman

Station: Victor Valley

Report # 241801235

Phone No: 760-552-6844

JOHN MCMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department