Press Release Logo

Steven Amar Messner

DATE/TIME: March 26, 2019

INCIDENT: Contacting a Minor with Intent of Sex, Arranging to Meet with a Minor for Sex

LOCATION: 14300 block of McArt Road, Victorville

SUSPECT: Steven Amar Messner, 29-year old Apple Valley resident

SUMMARY: On March 26, 2019, Steven Amar Messner, a teacher at Silverado High School, was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center for contacting a minor with intent of sex and arranging to meet with a minor for sex. He has since been released after posting bond.

Investigators are releasing a photograph of Messner, as it is believed other victims may exist. Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Deputy S. Evans or Deputy V. Quezada at the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Mara Rodriguez, Media Relations

Station: Victorville Police Department

Case #: 171902655

Phone No. (760) 241-2911

JOHN MCMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department