San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July 24, 2016 / 10:02 a.m.

INCIDENT: Under the Influence of Methamphetamine While Armed LOCATION: 40th Street and Sierra Way, San Bernardino SUSPECT(S): Gilbert Farias (28), San Bernardino resident VICTIM(S): State of California


On Sunday, July 24, 2016, at approximately 10:02 a.m., Deputies Nicassio and Cobbs, from the Sheriff’s Central Station, conducted a pedestrian check and determined the subject was under the influence of methamphetamine. The subject was identified as Gilbert Farias, San Bernardino resident. During a search incident to arrest, deputies located a loaded 38. Cal revolver in Farias’ backpack. Farias was arrested and booked into Central Detention Center.


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:Deputies Nicassio and Cobbs Station:Central Station Phone No.(909) 387-3545 Case No.011603096

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