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DATE/TIME: January 28, 2019 / 3:11 p.m.


INCIDENT:  Felon in Possession of a Firearm


LOCATION:   7700 block of Mariposa Trail, Yucca Valley


SUSPECT(S):  Christopher Harris, 40-year-old resident of Yucca Valley



SUMMARY: On Monday, January 28, 2019, at approximately 3:11 p.m., the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team conducted a probation compliance check in the 7700 block of Mariposa Trail, in Yucca Valley. Deputies contacted Christopher Harris, who was in possession of a loaded .22 caliber pistol. Harris is a convicted felon and should not be in possession of any firearms or ammunition. Harris was arrested for PC 29800(a)(1); Felon in possession of a firearm.  Harris was booked at the Morongo Basin Jail where his bail is set at $50,000.


Anyone with information related to the investigation is asked to contact the 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 Efrain Herrera and Robert Stucki 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 E. Herrera

Station: Morongo Basin Station

Case #: 231900175

Phone No. (760) 366-4175