San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 3, 2016 – 1613 hours

INCIDENT: PC 29800(a) Felon in Possession of a Firearm and PC 422 Threats

LOCATION: 9500 block of Beech Ave., unincorporated area of Fontana

SUSPECT(S): Darryl Solet, 41 years of age, resident of Fontana

VICTIM(S): Confidential


On July 3, 2016, at 4:13 p.m., deputies from the Fontana Sheriff’s Station were dispatched to the 9500 block of Beech Avenue following the report of a man with a gun.Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the victim.The victim indicated that the suspect, Darryl Solet, had been drinking and they were involved in a verbal altercation. The victim indicated that he had been threatening her for several days.The victim further stated that earlier in the day, she went outside to hang the laundry and Solet followed her outside.She said he was holding a short barreled shotgun and told her, “I’m going shoot you in the head”. The victim feared for her life and believed Solet was going to kill her. The victim went into the residence and shut all the doors.


Deputies made contact with Solet and placed him under arrest for PC 422 Threats.Deputies located a short barreled shotgun in a shed with Solet’s other belongings, as well as shotgun ammunition. Solet was also found to be a felon in possession of a firearm.He was transported and booked into WVDC for threats and felon in possession of a firearm.


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Refer:Deputy Kristen Sandoval


Phone No.909-356-6767

Case No.031601965

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