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DATE/TIME:  August 18, 2018

INCIDENT:     VC 10851(a), Grand Theft Auto

LOCATION:   Daggett Airport, 32990 Daggett Airport Road, Daggett

SUSPECT:      Unknown



On August 18, 2018, between 11:30 A.M. and 11:00 P.M., unknown suspects cut the lock from the north gate to the Daggett Airport. The suspects entered the property and took a “Mosquito” helicopter from the tarmac without permission.

The helicopter was described as a black and silver single-seat helicopter with a new engine and rotor blades. The victim advised there were only three helicopters of its kind in California and is valued at approximately $50,000.

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



Refer:                         Deputy Johnnie Mamon

Station:                     Barstow Sheriff’s Station

Phone Number:      (760)256-4838

Case Number:          081801158


John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department