San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: March 30, 2017

INCIDENT: PC 496 (a) – Possess Stolen Property
PC 182 (a) (1) – Conspiracy to Commit a Crime / Theft

LOCATION: City of Yucaipa

SUSPECTS:Jesse Delorbe, 30 years old, resident of Yucaipa
                     Sarah Bartsch, 27 years old, resident of San Jacinto


On Thursday, March 30, 2017, Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department – Calimesa Station, conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the City of Calimesa. They contacted Delorbe and Bartsch in that vehicle.

During a search of their vehicle, Deputies located numerous items of stolen US Mail and various packages, which were addressed to various residents within the City of Yucaipa. Deputies from the Calimesa Sheriff’s Station contacted Detectives at the Yucaipa Police Department. Yucaipa Police deputies and detectives responded to their scene and conducted further investigation.

Using surveillance video from the victim’s residences, deputies were able to link both Delorbe and Barstch to several thefts throughout the city of Yucaipa. At this time, all known victims have been contacted for all the property recovered from their vehicle.

Both suspects were arrested and booked into the Central Detention Center. Bail was set at $35,000 for Delorbe and Bartsch has bail set at $120,000.

Detectives are releasing photos of both suspects, as they believe they may have been involved in other thefts throughout the city of Calimesa and Yucaipa.

Anyone who may have information about this case is urged to contact the Yucaipa Police Department – Detective Division. If you choose to remain anonymous, call WeTip at 1-800-78-CRIME.

To view photos:

Refer: Deputy E. Lugo / Detective Donald Patton

Station: Yucaipa Station

Phone No: (909) 918-2305

Case No: 141701033

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