San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 22, 2016 / 3:34 p.m.

INCIDENT: Felony Evading/Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

LOCATION: Rialto Avenue and Lena Road, San Bernardino

SUSPECT(S): Male Juvenile (16), San Bernardino resident

VICTIM(S): State of California

Summary

On Friday, July 22, 2016, at approximately 3:34 p.m., Deputy Gile, from the Sheriff’s Central Station, initiated a traffic stop on a black Honda Civic for Vehicle Code violations. The vehicle fled at a high rate of speed east on Rialto Avenue. The vehicle ran several stop signs and red lights before turning south on Tippecanoe Avenue. The vehicle attempted to turn right on Harry Sheppard Blvd and crashed into a signal light. Three subjects inside the vehicle were detained. Deputies determined that the 16 year old male juvenile engaged the deputies in a pursuit because the vehicle was stolen. The juvenile driver was arrested and booked into juvenile hall.
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 J. Gile

Station: Central Station

Phone No. (909) 387-3545

Case No. 011603053

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