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SBSD - Yucaipa Police Department
Tuesday January 16th, 2018 :: 04:00 p.m. PST

Advisory

Yucaipa High School teen arrested for stalking and cyberbullying

DATE/TIME: January 16, 2018

INCIDENT: PC 646.9 – Stalking
PC 653 (m) – Cyber Bullying

LOCATION: Yucaipa High School, City of Yucaipa

SUMMARY:

On January 16th, 2018, Yucaipa Police Detectives were made aware of possible bullying occurring at Yucaipa High School, involving a select number of students.

Yucaipa Police Detectives, the Sheriff’s School Resource Officer, and Yucaipa High School Officials immediately began an investigation, and determined a 9th Grade male student made verbal comments and threats towards other 9th grade female students, using various social media sites. As a result of that investigation, the 9th grade male student was arrested for the above criminal charges, and was booked into Juvenile Hall. The student was immediately suspended from school, pending further investigation.

Additional students at the school were contacted during the investigation, and advised of consequences regarding any further acts of bullying via social media sites.

No students were physically assaulted in this case.

Due to the complex nature of this investigation, no further information will be released. Due to the age of the victims and suspects, their names will not be released.

Yucaipa Police would like to remind any students who are experiencing any type of abuse or bullying to immediately report it to school staff and / your parents.
Refer: Detective Donald Patton

Station: Yucaipa Police Department

Phone No: (909) 918-2305

Case No: 141800177

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

Address/Location
SBSD - Yucaipa Police Department
34144 Yucaipa Blvd
Yucaipa, CA 92399

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