San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:   Sunday, February 19, 2017/ 8:56 p.m.

INCIDENT:   Attempted Murder

LOCATION:   11000 block of Central Avenue in the unincorporated area of Montclair

VICTIM:  Two adult males – confidential

SUSPECT:  Anthony Ricky Rodriguez, age 40 of Hacienda Heights

Summary

On Sunday, February 19, 2017, at approximately 8:56 p.m., deputies from the Chino Hills Police Department responded to a business in the 11000 block of Central Avenue in the unincorporated area of Montclair, following the report of a possible stabbing.Upon arrival, deputies located two adult males with stab wounds to their upper body.The victims were transported to a local area hospital where they were treated and released for their injuries.

Deputies were advised by witnesses that a male subject driving a White Yukon had approached the two victims in the parking lot.A physical altercation occurred between the subjects and the suspect reportedly stabbed both victims.

Through investigation, deputies identified the suspect as Anthony Rodriguez.On Tuesday, February 28th the District Attorney’s Office issued a warrant for the arrest of Rodriguez.On Wednesday, March 1st, Rodriguez turned himself into the Chino Hills Police Department.Rodriguez was subsequently arrested, transported and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for Attempted Murder with a bail of $1,000,000.00.Rodriguez posted bail on March 2nd and has been released from custody.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Detective Quentin Holiday, Chino Hills Detective Bureau (909) 364-2000.Callers wishing to remain anonymous 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 www.wetip.com.

Refer: Detective Quentin Holiday

Station: Chino Hills Police Department

Phone No. (909) 364-2000

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

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