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DATE/TIME: Wednesday June 5, 2019 @ 2052 Hours.

INCIDENT: Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

LOCATION: 1100 Block of 3rd Street, Needes, CA.

SUSPECT: Timothy David Spence, 60, Williams, AZ.

VICTIM(S): Confidential

SUMMARY: On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 8:52 pm, deputies were in the area of the 1100 block of 3rd Street in the city of Needles, conducting routine vehicle checks. Deputy Hernandez located a vehicle that had been reported stolen out of Cerritos, California. Deputies made contact with the occupants of the vehicle. Through investigation, the driver of the vehicle, Timothy Spence, was taken into custody for possession of a stolen vehicle. Spence was transported to the Colorado River Station jail for booking. Spence is being held on $50,000 bail, pending a court hearing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy Hernandez of the Colorado River Station (760)326-9200. Callers wishing to remain annonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-crime (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

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Refer: Deputy Hernandez

Station: Colorado River Station

Phone No. 760-326-9200

Case No. 211900487

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