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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 10:53 am

INCIDENT: Possession of Stolen Property and Weapon Violations

LOCATION: 2100 block of Lillyhill Dr. Needles, CA

SUSPECT(S): Andrea Gardner, 32 years old, resident of Needles, CA
Michael Gardner, 28 years old, resident of Needles, CA

VICTIM(S): Confidential

SUMMARY: On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, at approximately 10:53 am, detectives from the Colorado River Station/ Needles Police Department served a search warrant in the 2100 block of Lillyhill Drive. The search warrant was related to an ongoing theft investigation in the tri-state area. Stolen property was located and recovered during the warrant service. Andrea Gardner was arrested for possession of stolen property. Michael Gardner was arrested for possession of an illegal weapon located during the search. Andrea Gardner was booked into the Needles Jail with a bail set at $25,000.00, pending a court hearing. Michael Gardner was booked into the Needles Jail with a bail set at $25,000.00, pending a court hearing

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact Detective Tim Preston or Detective Brandon Abell at the Colorado River Station at (760)326-9200. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-788-CRIME (27463), or may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com

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Refer: Detective Tim Preston

Station: Colorado River Sheriff’s Station / Needles Police Department

Phone No. (760) 326-9200

Case No. 212000022, 212000037

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