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DATE/TIME: July 31, 2019/6:03 pm

INCIDENT: Grand Theft

LOCATION: 18811 Bear Valley Road, Apple Valley

SUSPECTS: Four black males – unknown age

VICTIM: Best Buy


On July 31, 2019, at approximately 6:03 pm, four younger-aged black males entered Best Buy located at 18811 Bear Valley Road in the Town of Apple Valley. The four suspects immediately walked to a nearby phone display and forcibly removed three mobile-phones from their respective security cables. Approximately two minutes later, the four suspects exited the store on foot and ran southbound through the parking lot towards Ulta Beauty. A bystander believed the four suspects entered a black Mercedes-Benz four-door sedan and thereafter fled in the vehicle westbound on Bear Valley Road. The value of the three mobile-phones totaled over $3,000.00. The identity of each suspect remains unknown.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Deputy J. Rollins at the Apple Valley Police Department at (760) 240-7400 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Jackie Alban, Media Relations

Station: Apple Valley Police Department

Phone No. (760) 240-7400

Case No. 181903623

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