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DATE/TIME: May 24, 2018

INCIDENT:    PC 29800(B), Felon in Possession of a Firearm

PC 30305(A), Felon in Possession of Ammunition

PC 496(D), Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

LOCATION:   35400 Oak Street, Lenwood

SUSPECT:    Nelson, Leroy; 48 years of age, of Lenwood

Riggs, Anthony; 40 years of age, of Barstow

Orili, Shana; 47 years of age, of Corona

 

SUMMARY:

On May 24, 2018, at approximately 8:41 P.M., deputies from the Barstow Sheriff’s Station responded to a residence in the 35400 block of Oak Road in Lenwood to contact Leroy Nelson in regards to an outstanding warrant for a probation violation. Nelson was contacted on the property and detained.

Due to the terms of Nelson’s probation, a search of his residence was conducted. As a result, two off-highway vehicles were located in the garage and were determined to have been reported stolen from Newberry Springs in 2016 and the City of Hesperia in 2017. A third motorcycle with an altered Vehicle Identification Number was recovered and impounded for further investigation.

A firearm and several boxes of ammunition were also found in the garage. Nelson was subsequently arrested for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition as well as possession of the stolen property.

Two additional subjects, Anthony Riggs and Shana Orili, were contacted at the residence and found to have outstanding warrants. All three subjects were transported and booked into the Barstow Jail.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Barstow Sheriff’s Station at (760) 256-4838. Citizens wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

 

Refer:              Deputy K Bubier, Deputy D Evans

Station:            Barstow Sheriff’s Station

Phone:             (760) 256-4838

Case:               081800756, 191705265, 081601504

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department