San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: Monday, June 20, 2016 at 3:41 p.m.

INCIDENT: VC 2800.2(a)-Driving with a disregard for public safety while fleeing from pursuing police

LOCATION: Spring Water and Springy Path in Crestline

SUSPECT: Michael Harvey, Age 37

Summary

On Monday, June 20, 2016, deputies attempted to conduct a traffic stop on an older model silver Cadillac with paper plates. The driver of the vehicle, later identified as Michael Harvey, failed to pull over for deputies. A short but erratic pursuit followed in the Crestline area. While driving down the middle of the road, Harvey attempted to pass an approaching vehicle causing a minor collision. Harvey continued down the wrong side of the road, striking a second vehicle. Harvey’s vehicle then hit a light pole in an attempt to pass yet another vehicle. Harvey exited his vehicle while it was still in drive and the vehicle struck an oncoming car. Deputies arrested Harvey for VC 2800.2(a)-Driving with a disregard for public safety while fleeing from pursuing police. Harvey was transported to Central Detention Center for booking without incident.

If you have any further information regarding this incident contact the Twin Peaks Station at (909)336-0600.

Refer: Deputy Isiordia

Station: Twin Peaks Station

Case #: 051601065

Phone No. (909)336-0600

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