DATE/TIME: Thursday, February 21, 2019
INCIDENT: PC 288(a)-Lewd and Lascivious Acts with a Child Under the Age of 14
LOCATION: City of Victorville
VICTIM: 10 year-old female
SUSPECT: Johnny Albert Bean, age 38 a resident of Victorville
On November 19, 2018, deputies and detectives at the Victorville Sheriff’s Station received information, Johnny Albert Bean, had sexually abused a 10 year-old female victim at the Challenger School of Sport and Fitness in Victorville. The sexual abuse allegation occurred approximately five years ago.
Detectives from the Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division, Crimes Against Children Detail, assisted with the investigation. Through their investigation, they located an additional victim, who corroborated the first victim’s disclosure. Bean has been a multiple subject and Kickboxing teacher at the Challenger School of Sport and Fitness in Victorville since 2006.
On February 20, 2019, Bean was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center in Adelanto. He has posted bail and has been released from custody.
Detectives believe there may be additional victims and are releasing Bean’s booking photo. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective David Rayenhartz at the Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division, Crimes Against Children Detail. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463).
Refer: Detective David Rayenhartz, Crimes Against Children Detail
Station: Specialized Investigation Division
Case No. DR#171812741
Phone No. (909) 387-3626
John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department