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DATE/TIME: February 21, 2019, 8:41 A.M.

INCIDENT: PC 496D(a): Possession of a Stolen Vehicle, PC1203.2: Probation Violation,
HS 11364(a): Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

LOCATION: 5500 block of Mission Blvd., unincorporated area of Ontario

SUSPECT: Ruben Rovira, 30-years-old, resident of Chino

SUMMARY: On Thursday, February 21, 2019, at approximately 8:41 A.M., deputies from the Chino Hills Sheriff’s Station contacted Ruben Rovira at a car wash in the 5500 block of Mission Blvd. in the unincorporated area of Ontario. A records check of the vehicle showed it was reported stolen from the city of Chino. Rovira was arrested without incident.

Rovira was on felony probation and in possession of drug paraphernalia. Stolen property from previous thefts in the city of Chino was located inside the vehicle. Rovira was booked into the West Valley Detention Center for possession of a stolen vehicle, probation violation and possession of drug paraphernalia. The stolen vehicle was returned to the rightful owner and the stolen property was recovered by Chino Police Department pending further investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy Daniel Hernandez of the Chino Hills Sheriff’s Station at (909) 364-2000. Callers 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 Hotline website at

Refer: Deputy Daniel Hernandez

Station: Chino Hills

Phone No. (909) 364-2000

Case No. 021900154

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department