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SBSD - Yucaipa Police Department
Thursday October 25th, 2018 :: 01:51 p.m. PDT


A Yucaipa man is arrested for possession of a stolen vehicle and sales of methamphetamine

DATE/TIME: October 24, 2018

INCIDENT: PC 496 - Possession of Stolen Vehicle
HS 11379 - Transportation/Sales of Methamphetamines

LOCATION: County Line Rd/ Interstate 10, Yucaipa

SUSPECT(S): Rodney Ford, age 51 a resident of Yucaipa


SUMMARY: On October 16, 2018, deputies located a reported stolen vehicle at the AM/PM gas station near Oak Glen Rd and Calimesa Blvd. The driver fled the scene prior to deputies arriving, but their investigation identified Rodney Ford as the driver of the vehicle. A felony warrant was issued for Ford's arrest and public assistance in locating Ford was requested.

On October 24, 2018, Yucaipa Station deputies received information on the possible whereabouts of Ford. Responding deputies located Ford and arrested him in the area of County Line Rd and Interstate 10. Ford was found in possession of approximately 5.7 grams of methamphetamine and indicia of drug sales. Ford was found to have a total of four separate warrants for his arrest/ Rodney was booked into Central Detention Center on an assortment of felony and misdemeanor charges and is being held in lieu of $225,000 bail.

Refer: Detective A. Cantu/ Deputy Thorp
Deputy King

Station: Yucaipa Station

Phone No. 909-918-2305

Case No. 141803379/ 141803470

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

SBSD - Yucaipa Police Department
34144 Yucaipa Blvd
Yucaipa, CA 92399

Emergency: 9-1-1

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