San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 13, 2015 / 7:58 a.m.

INCIDENT: Domestic Violence/ Assault with a Deadly Weapon

LOCATION: 6900 block of Fourtynine Palms Avenue, 29 Palms

SUSPECT: Antonia Amaro, 25 years old

VICTIM: Confidential male


On Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at approximately 7:58 a.m., Deputies responded to a report of a male who was stabbed on Twentynine Palms Hwy. When deputies arrived, they located one male stabbing victim. Through the investigation it was learned the victim and Amaro lived together and were involved in an argument earlier in the day and during the argument, Amaro stabbed the victim. The victim was transported to the hospital where he was treated for his injuries. Amaro was arrested for PC 273.5(a), Domestic Violence and PC 245(a)(1), Assault with a Deadly Weapon. She is being held at the Morongo Basin Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

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 W. Ziemer

Station: Morongo Basin Station

Case #: 201601183

Phone No. (760) 366-4175

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