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DATE/TIME: October 26, 2018 /11:57 a.m.

INCIDENT: Possession of a Stolen Firearm

LOCATION: 56700 block of Free Gold Drive, Yucca Valley

SUSPECT: Brandon Doering, age 28 a resident of Yucca Valley

VICTIM: Confidential

SUMMARY:
On Thursday, October 26, 2018, at approximately 11:57 am, the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team (MET) and, Morongo Basin Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the 56700 block of Free Gold Drive, in Yucca Valley for a welfare check. Brandon Doering was contacted on the property and found to be in possession of a Ted Williams .22 caliber rifle.

The MET Team has been investigating a burglary that occurred on July 17, 2018, in the 57900 block of Hidden Gold Drive, in Yucca Valley. Twenty-three firearms were stolen from the residence. The victim listed a Ted Williams .22 caliber rifle as one of the firearms stolen during the burglary. The MET team contacted the victim who positively identified the rifle as one of the firearms stolen from his residence.

Doering was arrested for being in possession of a stolen firearm. Doering was booked into the Morongo Jail where he is being held on a $25,000.00 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 for the Town of Yucca Valley’s Police Department. The primary focus of the 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 & Deputy Z. Carlos

Station: Morongo Basin Station

Case #: 231802101

Phone No. (760) 366-4175

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