UPDATE: Gregory Brazee was arrested early this morning after a citizen spotted him at WalMart in Yucca Valley
DATE/TIME: Monday, March 4, 2019, 6:57 p.m.
INCIDENT: PC 664/187 Attempt Murder
LOCATION: 6400 block of Avalon Ave, Yucca Valley
SUSPECT: Gregory Brazee, 35 years old, a resident of San Bernardino
On Wednesday, March 6, 2019, at approximately 6:40 am, deputies responded to the report of a citizen seeing Gregory Brazee at the WalMart in Yucca Valley. Brazee was arrested without incident and booked into the Morongo Basin Jail.
On Monday, March 4, 2019, at 6:57 p.m. deputies responded to a call of an unknown problem reference a female and juveniles screaming at the 6400 block of Avalon Ave in Yucca Valley. When deputies arrived on the scene, the victim informed deputies Gregory Brazee broke inside her residence through her daughter’s bedroom window. The victim was inside of the bathroom bathing her two children when she heard her daughter’s window close. Brazee walked towards the victim, choked her with both his hands and shoved her against the bathroom wall. The victim feared for her life and believed she was going to die due to her beginning to lose consciousness. Brazee then punched the victim in the face causing swelling and redness. The victim was able to headbutt Brazee, causing him to let go. The victim grabbed all three of her children and placed them inside of her vehicle. Brazee left the location when he heard neighbors notifying law enforcement.
The victim and her children were relocated to a domestic violence shelter.
Gregory Brazee is still outstanding, and an arrest warrant was authored.
A 2018 booking photo of Brazee is being released. Anyone with information related to the investigation, or the whereabouts of Brazee, 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.
Refer: Deputy B. Dominguez
Station: Morongo Basin
Phone No. 760-366-4175
Case No. 231900398
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department