San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 14, 2016, 7:40 p.m.

INCIDENT: PC 245, Assault with a Deadly Weapon
PC 368, Elder Abuse

LOCATION: 1900 Block of Porter St., unincorporated area of Muscoy

SUSPECT: Oscar Vegagarduno, 34-year-old male, resident of Muscoy

Summary

The 80-year-old victim and 34-year-old suspect Oscar Vegagarduno live at the location with other family members. The victim and Vegagarduno were involved in an argument over money and during the argument, Vegagarduno punched the elderly victim one time in the mouth which caused injury. Vegagarduno then got into his vehicle and hit the victim with his vehicle causing the victim to fall to the ground. Vegagarduno fled the area before deputies arrived. The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene by AMR Ambulance. At 11:30 p.m., family members called deputies to report Vegagarduno was back at the location. Deputies arrived and arrested Vegagarduno without incident. Vegagarduno was booked at the Central Detntion Center without incident.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department. 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:Deputy J. Burnette

Station:Central Station

Phone No.(909) 387-3545

Case No.011602940

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