San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
DATE/TIME: December 3, 2016/ 5:20 pm
INCIDENT: Major Injury Hit and Run
LOCATION: Del Rosa Avenue and Baseline Street
SUSPECT(S): Hispanic Male 40-50 years old with facial hair
VICTIM(S): 3 Year Old Boy
On December 3, 2016, at around 5:20 PM, deputies from the Highland Station responded to a hit and run at a strip mall near the intersection of Baseline Street and Del Rosa Avenue.
Deputies located a three year old boy suffering from major road-rash in the strip mall’s parking lot. Deputies learned the boy was stuck as he was crossing the parking lot, he became lodged under the vehicle’s wheel and was dragged. The driver backed off the boy and drove away.
The boy was transported to a local hospital and is listed in critical condition.
Witnesses described the suspect vehicle as a maroon or burgundy late 1990’s model Ford F150. The truck bed has boarded side-walls and was carrying landscaping equipment.
The driver was described as a Hispanic male adult (40-50 years old) with a beard or goatee.
Deputies have a partial license plate number and are currently investigating several leads.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Highland Police Department at (909) 425-9793. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call 1-800-78-CRIME or online at www.wetip.com.
Refer:Deputy Kyle Glozer
Phone No.(909) 425-9793
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