San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: January 1, 2017 / 6:28 p.m.

INCIDENT: Vehicle Theft / Possession of Stolen Property

LOCATION: 1800 block Rose Ave., Bloomington

SUSPECT(S): Christalin Castelan, 28 year old female from Bloomington

VICTIM(S): Confidential

Summary

Early in the morning of January 1, 2017, the victim noticed his work truck had been stolen from in front of his residence.It contained several construction tools used for his employment.The victim later located his truck approximately 1/2 mile from his residence.All of his construction tools had been stolen from the truck. An immediate investigation was conducted. The victim’s stolen items were located on an auction website and advertised for sale, some of which were identified as already being sold.Investigators identified the account holder and suspect as 28-year old Bloomington resident, Christalin Castelan.

  

On January 2, 2017, investigators from the Fontana Sheriff’s Station executed a search warrant at Castelan’s residence.During the search, they located the victim’s property and other suspected stolen items.

  

Castelan has an extensive criminal history and various narcotic and theft-related arrests.She was booked into the Central Detention Center on PC 496, Possession of Stolen Property.

  

If anyone witnessed the incident or has additional information regarding the theft, please contact the San Bernardino Sheriff Department, Fontana Sheriff’s Station at (909) 356-6767.Callers who wish to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

  

Refer:Deputy D. Beare

Station:Fontana Sheriff’s Station

Phone No.(909) 356-6767

Case No.031700007

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