San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Press Release

DATE/TIME: December 30, 2017 / 2:38 am
INCIDENT: HS 11370.1(A), Possession of Drugs with a loaded firearm
LOCATION: San Bernardino
SUSPECT(S): Jeffery Hernandez, 45-year-old resident of San Bernardino


Deputy R. Torres was traveling on Genevieve St in San Bernardino when he saw a silver Cadillac with tinted windows swerving on the road. While at the intersection of Genevieve St and 34 th St, he attempted to initiate a traffic stop. The vehicle failed to yield and Jeffery Hernandez threw a plastic bag containing approximately 4.8 ounces of methamphetamine and a loaded handgun out of the vehicle and stopped the car.

Additional Deputies arrived and took Hernandez into custody. Deputies discovered the handgun was stolen out of Los Angeles and Hernandez was on felony probation for PC 29800 (a)(1). Hernandez was booked at the Central Detention Center on weapons and drug charges.

Refer: Deputy R. Torres
Station: Central Station
Phone No. 909-387-3507
Case No. 011703690

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