San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: March 31, 2016 2:26 p.m.


INCIDENT: Vehicle Theft, Possession of a Stolen Vehicle, Possession of Paraphernalia


LOCATION: 26000 block of Baseline, Highland


SUSPECT(S): Brittany Elizabeth Russ, 25 years old

Randall Diffenbacher, 28 years old

Kenneth Myers, 39 years old

Brandie Szypusz, 39 years old

Pam Plomb, 54 years old

Gregory Walters, 33 years old 


On Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 2:26 p.m., deputies received information that a stolen vehicle was in the area of Baseline and Cunningham. Deputy Griswold located the vehicle traveling westbound on Baseline and followed as the driver pulled into a driveway in the 26000 block of Baseline. The driver, Brittany Russ drove to a secluded backyard and attempted to leave the vehicle on foot, but was taken into custody. Walters, Plomb and Szypusz were found at the location and all had either warrants or drug paraphernalia. Through the course of the investigation, two additional suspects related to this case, Randall Diffenbacher and Kenneth Myers, were located in Yucaipa and arrested.


All six were taken into custody and booked at Central Detention Center.   Refer:Deputy Adam Griswold Station:Highland Police Department Phone No.(909)425-9793 Case No.131601437, 131601438 and 671600147

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