Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

SBSD - Fontana Sheriff's Department
Sunday March 10th, 2019 :: 09:01 a.m. PDT


Two juveniles are arrested for carjacking; the handgun used is located in the stolen vehicle

DATE/TIME: March 9, 2019, at approximately 10:30 p.m.

INCIDENT: Carjacking

LOCATION: 9000 block of Beech Avenue, Fontana

SUSPECTS: 16-year-old male juvenile resident of Fontana and 17-year-old male juvenile resident of Victorville

VICTIM: Confidential

SUMMARY: On Saturday, March 9, 2019, at approximately 10:30 p.m., two male juveniles approached the victim as he parked his vehicle in the 9000 block of Beech Avenue, Fontana. One of the juveniles pointed a silver revolver handgun at the victim and demanded his wallet and the keys to the vehicle. In fear for his life, the victim ran and quickly dialed 9-1-1. After the victim fled, the two juveniles stole the victim's vehicle and rapidly drove away north on Beech Avenue.

Deputies from the Fontana Sheriff's Station arrived and conducted an extensive area check for the suspects and the stolen vehicle. Within a short time, deputies located the two juveniles driving the victim's stolen vehicle near Cherry Avenue and Randall Avenue, Fontana. The juveniles were subsequently taken into custody and the handgun used in the carjacking was located during a search of the stolen vehicle. The victim's vehicle was returned, and the two juveniles were transported to Juvenile Hall and booked for Penal Code 215 Carjacking.

Anyone that might have any additional information related to the investigation, is urged to contact Deputy E. Reyes from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Fontana Station, at 909-356-6767. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Deputy E. Reyes

Station: Fontana Station

Phone No. 909-356-6767

Case No. DR# 031900686

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

SBSD - Fontana Sheriff's Department
17780 Arrow Blvd
Fontana, CA 92335

Emergency: 9-1-1

Navigate & Discover