San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 8, 2016 / 8:59 pm

INCIDENT: PC 496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

LOCATION: Coulston St. and Curtis St., San Bernardino

SUSPECT(S): Robert Bustamonte, age 20 of San Bernardino

VICTIM(S): Confidential


On Friday, July 8, 2016 at approximately 8:59 p.m., Deputy Gile, from the Sheriff’s Central Station was on routine patrol, driving in the area of Coulston Street and Curtis Street in San Bernardino. Deputy Gile conducted a records check of a vehicle that was parked in the driveway of a residence. The records check revealed the vehicle as a reported stolen vehicle out of the city San Bernardino. Deputy Gile made contact with the suspect, Robert Bustamante, who was walking away from the driver’s side of the vehicle. Bustamante was in possession of the keys to the stolen vehicle. Bustamante was arrested and booked into Central Detention Center for PC 496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle.

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

Refer:Deputy Gile

Station:Central Station

Phone No.(909) 387-3545

Case No.151601264

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

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