San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department
Press Release

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, November 15, 2017 / 8:06 p.m.
INCIDENT: PC 29800(a)(1)- Felon in Possession of a Firearm; HS 11370.1(a)-Possession of Narcotics while Armed, and HS 11550(e)-Under the Influence while Armed
LOCATION: 1000 block of Kadota Avenue, Montclair
SUSPECT: Jorge Huerta, 35-year-old resident of Montclair

Summary

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017 deputies from the Chino Hills Station, Sheriff’s Aviation and San Bernardino County Auto Theft Task force (SANCATT) conducted a Post Release Community Supervision (PRCS) compliance check at a residence in the 11000 block of Kadota Avenue, Montclair. A male subject, Jorge Huerta, fled from the rear of the residence. While running from law enforcement, Huerta discarded and hid a loaded firearm. He was discovered hiding under a vehicle at another residence. The loaded handgun was recovered after Huerta was taken into custody for an outstanding warrant. Huerta was also found in possession of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and showed symptomology of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call the Chino Hills Station at (909)364-2000 or WeTip at (800) 78-CRIME or www.wetip.com.

Refer: Deputy E. Bradshaw
Station: Chino Hills Station
Phone No. 909-364-2000
Case No. 021701040

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