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Date/Time Occurred: Saturday, October 24, 2020 / 3:50 P.M.
Crime or Incident: Maintaining a Location for the Use of Illegal Drugs
Location: 4785 Chino Hills Parkway, Ayres Hotel, Chino Hills
Suspects: Danny Spangler III, 33 years old, a resident of San Dimas
Christopher Golz, 34 years old, a resident of Pomona
Paul Nix, 38 years old, a resident of Claremont

On Saturday, October 24, 2020, at approximately 3:30 P.M., Chino Hills deputies investigated a vehicle theft at the Ayres Hotel in Chino Hills. Danny Spangler was contacted and found to have two outstanding warrants for drug possession. Spangler was also staying in a hotel room with Christopher Golz and Paul Nix. Deputies contacted Golz and Nix in the hotel room and saw drug paraphernalia and drugs in plain view. A search warrant led to the recovery of heroin, methamphetamine, steroids, fentanyl, hypodermic needles, and instruments used to inhale illegal narcotics.

Spangler, Golz, and Nix were arrested and booked at West Valley Detention Center for HS11366- Maintaining a Drug House, and for outstanding arrest warrants.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Chino Hill’s Sheriff’s Station at (909) 364-2000. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or may leave the information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Deputy D. Renear
Phone No. (909) 364-2000
Case No. 222002989

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