San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: March 6, 2016 / 7:15 pm

INCIDENT: Suspicious Structure Fire LOCATION: Meriweather Rd, near Virginia Rd, WonderValley 79000 block of Amboy Rd, WonderValley SUSPECT(S): unknown VICTIM(S): Confidential


On Sunday, March 6, 2016, at about 7:15 p.m., Sheriff’s deputies from the Morongo Basin Station and San Bernardino County Fire Department personnel responded to a fully involved structure fire on Meriweather Road near Virginia Road in Wonder Valley. The fire department responded and quickly extinguished the fire. The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.


At about 10:18 p.m., deputies and fire personnel responded to a second fully involved structure fire in the 79000 block of Amboy Road in WonderValley. Evidence located at the scene prompted the response of a Sheriff’s arson investigator. The cause of this fire is also under investigation.


Anyone with information regarding either of these incidents is urged to contact Deputy Armando Cantu, of the Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Station at (760) 366-4175. Callers wishing to remain anymous are urged to call the WE-TIP hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-TIP Hotline at


Refer: Sergeant Rick Millard

Station: Morongo Basin Station

Phone No. (760) 366-4175

Case No. 091600377

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