San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: February 20, 2016 / 11:48 p.m.

INCIDENT: PC 496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle LOCATION: Duffy Street and San Anselmo Ct, Muscoy SUSPECT(S): Male Juvenile (16), San Bernardino resident VICTIM(S): Confidential

Summary

On Saturday, February 20, 2016, at approximately 11:48 p.m., Deputy Sanchez from the Central Station initiated a traffic stop on a Honda Accord in the area of Duffy Street and San Anselmo Court in Muscoy. The vehicle came back stolen out of San Bernardino and was occupied by a male subject. The suspect immediately drove into a vacant field and fled west on foot over nearby train tracks. Deputy Sanchez and assisting deputies chased the subject into a nearby field. With the assistance Sheriff’s Aviation – 40K, the juvenile driver was captured approximately ¼ mile away hiding in a field. The male juvenile was taken into custody without further incident.

  

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Central Station at (909) 387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the website at www.wetip.com.

  

Refer: Deputy E. Sanchez

Station: Central Station

Phone No. (909) 387-3545

Case No. 011600730

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