San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:Friday, January 20, 2017 / 1:30 am

INCIDENT:Vehicle Code 23152 (a)(b) – DUI over .08% BAC
Penal Code 25850(A) – Loaded firearm in a vehicle

LOCATION:29 Palms Marine Corp Base, Main Gate

SUSPECT:Denise Hallowood, 35 years old, San Bernardino


On Friday, January 20, 2017 at about 1:30 am, Denise Hallowood drove up to the 29 Palms Marine Corp Base Main Gate in her vehicle. The Provost Marshall Officer (PMO) at the gate contacted Hallowood and found her to be extremely intoxicated and located two loaded firearms on the seat of the vehicle. PMO contacted the Sheriff’s Department to respond. Deputy Armando Cantu and Deputy Chris Jones responded and contacted Hallowood, confirming she was DUI and possessed two loaded firearms inside her vehicle.
Deputy Cantu arrested Hallowood for Vehicle Code 23152(a)(b) – DUI over .08% BAC and Penal Code 25850(A) – Loaded firearm in a vehicle. She was booked at the Morongo Basin Jail and later released from custody with a citation to appear in court at a later date.

Refer:Armando Cantu, Deputy Sheriff
Steve Wilson, Sergeant
Station: Morongo Basin Station
Case #: 201700076
Phone No. (760) 366-4175

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