San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: January 28, 2017 / 8:23 p.m.

INCIDENT: PC 496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle

LOCATION: Highland Avenue and Elmwood Road, San Bernardino

SUSPECT: Benita Williams, 37 years old, San Bernardino resident


On January 28, 2017, at approximately 8:23 p.m., Deputy L. Sandoval, from the Sheriff’s Central Station conducted an area check for a stolen vehicle in the area of Highland Avenue and Elmwood Road. Sandoval located the vehicle traveling east on Highland Avenue and conducted a felony traffic stop. The driver was contacted and identified as Benita Williams, a San Bernardino resident. The vehicle was reported stolen out of the city of Fontana earlier in the day. The vehicle was recovered and Williams was taken into custody. Williams was arrested and booked into Central Detention Center for PC 496D(A) Possession of a Stolen Vehicle.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Central station at (909)387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME(27463) or you may leave information on the website at

Refer:Deputy L. Sandoval

Station:Central Station

Phone No.(909)387-3545

Case No.011700278

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