San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: Sunday November, 6 2016/2:50 p.m.

INCIDENT: PC496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle, PC69 Obstruct/Resist Deputy

LOCATION: 27000 Block of 14th Street, Highland

SUSPECT(S): Kory Charlton, age 25 of Highland

VICTIM(S): Confidential


On Sunday, November 6th, at approximately 2:50 p.m., deputies from the Highland Police Department received a call of a reckless motorcycle rider in the area of 14th Street and Central Avenue. Deputies located a motorcycle fitting the description given by the caller. The deputies contacted Charlton standing next to the motorcycle. During their investigation the motorcycle was found to have been stolen out of the city of Colton. While attempting to detain Charlton, he resisted deputies and attempted to run. During the struggle one deputy received minor injuries. Charlton was arrested for PC496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle and PC69 Obstructing/Resisting Deputy. Charlton was booked at Central Detention Center and is being held on $50,000 bail.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Highland Police Department at (909) 425-9793. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer:Deputy D. Jessup, Deputy M. Kassis

Station:Highland Police Department

Phone No.(909) 425-9793

Case No.131604863

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