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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, August 21, 2018             10:28 p.m.

INCIDENT:    Murder Investigation

LOCATION: 20200 block of Thunderbird Rd., Apple Valley

SUSPECT(S): Two unidentified males

VICTIM:         Adult male – name withheld pending family notification



On Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 10:28 p.m. deputies responded to 911 calls in the 20200 block of Thunderbird Road in Apple Valley reporting a disturbance. The caller stated a person had been shot. Deputies and medical personnel arrived and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. They attempted lifesaving measures before transporting the victim to St. Mary’s Hospital. The victim was pronounced deceased at 11:03 p.m.


Sheriff’s Homicide Investigators are conducting the investigation. Investigators are asking anyone with information regarding this shooting to contact the Homicide Detail, Detective Bruce Southworth at (909)387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact WeTip at (800)78-CRIME or


Refer:             Detective Bruce Southworth or Sergeant A.J. Gibilterra

Station:          Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail

Phone No.     (909)387-3589

Case No.       DR#181804278        H#2018-080

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department