San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Press Release

DATE/TIME: February 12, 2018 / 02:15 pm
INCIDENT: Felon in Possession of a Firearm
LOCATION: Grand Terrace
SUSPECT(S): Shonte Island, age 26 a resident of Rialto
VICTIM(S): State of California


On February 12, 2018, Deputy Alfredo Lopez initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle being driven by the suspect,t Shonte Island, for vehicle code violations. During the traffic stop, Island was found to be on federal supervised release for P.C. 211, Robbery. During a search of the vehicle, a loaded concealed handgun was located.

Shonte Island is a convicted felon and is prohibited from possessing firearms. Island was arrested, transported and booked into the Central Detention Center for felon in possession of a firearm.

Refer: Deputy Alfredo Lopez
Station: Central Station
Phone No. 909-884-0156
Case No. 121800123

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department
Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division
655 E. Third Street
San Bernardino, California 92415-0061
Telephone: (909) 387-3700