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DATE/TIME: December 18, 2018   7:34 p.m.

INCIDENT:    Arrest for Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Knife

LOCATION:   26000 Block of Baseline St., Highland

SUSPECT:    Damon Tipton, 58 years old, resident of Highland

VICTIM:         54 year-old female



On Monday, December 17, 2018 at 7:34 p.m., Highland deputies received a call for service at a local hospital where an adult female was being treated for a stab wound. The investigation revealed the stab wound had been inflicted during an argument between roommates at a residence in Highland. The victim identified Tipton and reported he stabbed her with a steak knife.

Arrest and search warrants were obtained, and the warrants were served at the residence on Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Tipton was arrested at the location and subsequently booked at the West Valley Detention Center for Assault with a Deadly Weapon. His bail was set at $250,000.00.

Refer:             Deputy G. Brandt

Station:          Highland

Phone No.     (909) 425-9793

Case No.       131805697

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department