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SBSD - Central
Sunday January 20th, 2019 :: 03:10 p.m. PST


During a traffic stop deputies locate a loaded gun and methamphetamine; the driver was arrested

DATE/TIME: January 20, 2019/ 1:30 A.M.

INCIDENT: PC 25850, Possession of a gun
HS 11377(a), Possession of methamphetamine

LOCATION: Michigan Avenue / Barton Road

SUSPECT: Benjamin Adams, 22 years old, resident of Riverside

On Sunday, January 20, 2019, Deputy J. Gile conducted a traffic stop in the area of Michigan Avenue and Barton Road, in the city of Grand Terrace. During the traffic stop, Gile observed the driver, Benjamin Adams, attempt to hide a pistol. Adams was detained and the vehicle was searched. During the search a loaded semi-automatic 22 caliber handgun and suspected methamphetamine were located inside the vehicle. Adams was arrested and transported to Central Detention Center where he was booked for possession of a gun and possession of methamphetamine.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy J. Gile of the Central Station (909) 387-3545. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

Refer: Deputy J. Gile

Station: Central Sheriff's Station

Phone No. (909) 387-3545

Case No. 121900048

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

SBSD - Central
655 E 3rd St
San Bernardino, CA 92408

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 909-387-3700

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