San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: July, 2015 to February 27, 2016           **UPDATE**

INCIDENT: PC 254(a)(1) Assault With a Deadly Weapon/ PC 245(c)Assault With a Deadly Weapon on a Peace Officer

LOCATION: Highway 138 X Phelan Road

SUSPECT(S): 14 year old male and two 17 year old males

VICTIM(S): Multiple

Summary

The Phelan Sheriff’s Station has arrested three more juveniles related to the arrest last week involving large rocks being thrown at vehicles traveling on Highway 138 near Phelan Road. On March 2, 2016 a 16 year old male was interviewed and arrested. On Thursday, March 10, 2016 three additional suspects were interviewed, arrested and booked at the San Bernardino County Juvenile Facility in the city of San Bernardino.

The arrests are related to the incidents that occurred between July, 2015 to February 27, 2016, where several vehicles, including a marked Sheriff’s Department vehicle, sustained damage from the thrown rocks. The suspects are also involved with placing objects in the roadway of Highway 138 near the Big Rock Inn.

Several more people have come forward since the first press release and it is believed there are many more incidents that went unreported. The investigation is ongoing and victims are encouraged to make a report with the Phelan Sheriff’s Station.

Refer: Sergeant Jeffery Toll or Detective Scott Chapdelaine

Station: Phelan Station

Phone No.(760) 868-1006

Case No.071600107/ 071600772/ 071600811/ 071600803

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