San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: Sunday, February 28, 20165:41 a.m.

INCIDENT: In Custody Death Investigation LOCATION: Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton DECEDENT: Angela Zuniga, 33 year old resident of San Bernardino

Summary

On Monday, January 11, 2016, Angela Zuniga, a 33 year old resident of San Bernardino, was remanded into custody at a San Bernardino County Superior Court reference charges of Shooting at an Inhabited Dwelling and being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm. Zuniga was transported to and booked at the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga.

On Saturday, February 27, 2016, while at the West Valley Detention Center, Zuniga experienced a medical emergency and at 10:00 p.m. was transported to Arrowhead Regional Medical Center. Despite lifesaving measures, Zuniga was pronounced deceased on Sunday, February 28, 2016, at 5:41 a.m. Investigators from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Specialized Investigations Division responded to the location and are currently conducting the investigation. The Riverside County Coroner’s Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Detective Troy Mooradian or Sergeant Robert Warrick at (909) 387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at www.wetip.com. Refer: Detective Troy Mooradian or Sergeant Robert Warrick Station: Specialized Investigations Division Phone No. (909) 387-3589 Case No.: DR#601600022 H#2016-13 

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