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DATE/TIME: October 5, 2018 / 10:06 PM

INCIDENT: Possession of Controlled Substance for Sales and Violation of Post Release Community Supervision

LOCATION: Mission Blvd and Roswell Ave, Montclair

SUSPECT(S): Kenneth James Soto, 31 years old a resident of Chino Hills

On October 5th at 10:50 pm, the Kenneth James Soto was contacted during a traffic stop in the unincorporated area of Montclair. During a search of his vehicle, crack cocaine packaged for sale, a digital scale, heroin, drug paraphernalia, and currency, believed to be derived from illegal drug sales, were located in his possession.

Soto was found to be on Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS) for Possession of Controlled Substance for Sales, as a result of Assembly Bill 109 (AB-109).

AB-109 was implemented in California by Governor Brown in October 2011 to comply with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision requiring the state to lower its prison population by 30,000 offenders. State prisoners having their last arrest identified as: non-violent, non-sexual or non-serious convictions serve reduced sentences in county jails and/or are placed on local supervision through county probation (PCRS) as a result of AB-109.

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 information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Deputy B. Cervantes

Station: Chino Hills Station

Phone No. (909) 364-2000

Case No. 021800783

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