San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: 07/07/2016, 4:05 a.m.

INCIDENT: Vehicle Pursuit/ Felony Evading LOCATION: Alta Loma Road/ Alta Avenue, Joshua Tree SUSPECT(S): Cory Bryant, 33 year old resident of Joshua Tree


On Thursday, June 7, 2016, at approximately 4:05 a.m., deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle, driven by Cory Bryant, for excessive speed. Bryant led deputies on a vehicle pursuit for over four miles reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour on residential streets. At the end of the pursuit, Bryant ran from the vehicle, and was found hiding under a bed in a residence in the 61000 block of El Reposo Circle. Bryant was arrested and booked at the Morongo Basin Jail for felony evading. 


Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760) 366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME. 


Refer:Deputy E. Herrera

Station:Morongo Basin Station

Phone No.(760) 366-4175

Case No.231601231

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