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DATE/TIME: May 8, 2018 /2:04 p.m.

INCIDENT: Possession of Narcotics for Sale

LOCATION: 56000 block of Desert Gold Drive, Yucca Valley

SUSPECT(S): Daniel Dalpezzo, 48-year-old resident of Yucca Valley

On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at approximately 2:04 p.m., the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team conducted a search, in the 56000 block of Desert Gold Drive, in Yucca Valley. During the search, deputies located the following items inside the residence; large amounts of methamphetamine for sale, heroin, liquid methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, scales, and a digital currency reader. Daniel Dalpezzo lived at the location and was recently released from custody, on his own recognizance.

Dalpezzo was arrested for possession of narcotics for sale and committing a new felony offense while out on own recognizance. Dalpezzo was booked at the West Valley Detention Center, where he is being held on a $100,000.00 bail.

Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760)366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME.

Problem Oriented Policing is a specialized position within the Town of Yucca Valley’s Police Department. Deputy Sheriff Efrain Herrera and Robert Moreno are currently assigned to this full-time position. The primary focus of “Problem Oriented Policing” is to provide solutions to law enforcement related issues that adversely affect the citizens who live, work and visit the Town of Yucca Valley.

Refer: Deputy R. Moreno and Deputy J. Perez
Station: Morongo Basin Station
Case #: 231800860
Phone No. (760) 366-4175

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