San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

Date/Time:  March 10, 2017 / 10:50 a.m

Incident:  Possession of Stolen Property / THC Extraction Lab 

Location:  6300 Block of Fortuna Ave, Yucca Valley 

Suspect(s):  Eric Danielson, 31 years old 

Victim(s):  Southern California Edison 


On 03/10/17 at approximately 10:50 a.m., the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team and detectives executed a search warrant at the 6300 block of Fortuna Ave in the Town of Yucca Valley. Eric Danielson was contacted and found to be in possession of stolen tools from a recent theft at the Southern California Edison yard in Yucca Valley. During the search of the residence, deputies located evidence of a THC extraction lab. Danielson was also found to be selling concentrated cannabis and methamphetamine from the location. 

Danielson was arrested for possession of stolen property and manufacturing a controlled substance. Danielson was booked into the Morongo Basin Jail in lieu of $500,000 bail.

Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760)366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME.

Problem Oriented Policing is a specialized position within the Town of Yucca Valley’s Police Department. Deputy Sheriff Bruce Southworth and Raman Singh are currently assigned to this full-time position. The primary focus of “Problem Oriented Policing” is to provide solutions to law enforcement related issues that adversely affect the citizens who live, work and visit the Town of Yucca Valley.

Refer: Deputy B. Southworth
Station: Morongo Basin Station
Case #: 231700423
Phone No. (760) 366-4175

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