San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

VICTIM DESCRIPTIONS:
  
NAME: Vincent Russell Jones II
SEX: Male
RACE: Black
AGE: 25
HT: 6’01”
WT: 200
HAIR: Black
EYES: Brown
Scars, marks, tattoos:
Red & Black “Panda” Tattoo on right chest/right shoulder

Summary

** UPDATE 3/28/2016- Today, Jones contacted the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station to advise law enforcement officials he was ok. Deputies personally made contact with Jones to ensure he was safe and healthy. Jones is no longer listed as a missing person. We would like to take this time to thank all of the concerned citizens and the searchers who donated many hours looking for Jones.

  
**UPDATE 3/25/2016 – Jones was recorded on surveillance video on 3/24/2016 at a local business. At this time Jones is considered voluntarily missing and not in any danger. Searches have been canceled and Jones or anyone with information as to his whereabouts is asked to call the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at (760) 552-6801.
 
On March 22, 2016, a Black 2010 Ford Fusion 4 door sedan (Illinois license plate 1981509) was found abandoned near Arrowhead Lake Road / Highway 173 in the unincorporated area of Hesperia. Vincent Russell Jones II (date of birth 9/17/1990) is the registered owner of the vehicle and lives in St. Louis Missouri. The vehicle was located with the windows rolled down, Jones’ cell phone and keys were inside and Jones could not be located. Video surveillance from the Pilot Travel Center in Jamestown, New Mexico captured Jones as he walked to the restroom on 3/20/2016. Jones made no mention to his roommate or family about coming to California. Any information please contact the Detective Bureau at the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station.
 

Photos available at:

https://local.nixle.com/alert/5615565/

 

 

  

ANY INFORMATION REGARDING THIS VICTIM PLEASE CONTACT:
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY SHERIFF-CORONER
VICTOR VALLEY STATION
11613 BARTLETT AVE
ADELANTO CA, 92301

DET M. MCCURLEY (760)552-6800
DET SGT R. VACCARI (760)486-4449

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