THREE ARRESTED IN TWO SEPARATE HIGH-SPEED PURSUITS

Three people were arrested Thursday in separate incidents for leading Sheriff’s deputies on high-speed pursuits.

About 2:30 p.m., a deputy in Yucca Valley spotted a vehicle that matched the description of a car that had been reported stolen in Yucca Valley October 29. The deputy attempted a traffic stop at

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF BEATING A WOMAN

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Wednesday, accused of beating up a woman. Deputies were called to the 73800 block of Sunnyslope Drive about 3:30 p.m. for a report of a man, later identified as Marquse Lindsey, 31, punching a woman in the head, and reportedly threatening anyone who tried

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WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER BABY LEFT UNATTENDED IN CAR IN PIONEERTOWN

We have limited information about a Morongo Valley woman who was arrested early Wednesday morning, accused of child endangerment. Just before midnight Tuesday, deputies were called to Pappy and Harriet’s in Pioneertown for a report that a woman, later identified as Leticia Joyce, 30, was drunk and had left her

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER THREATS WITH KNIFE, CAR

A Twentynine Palms woman was arrested Sunday, accused of trying to assault people with a knife and a vehicle. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 6400 block of Juniper Avenue in Twentynine Palms about 6:30 p.m. Sunday for a woman with a knife. The caller said

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JOSHUA TREE MAN ARRESTED WITH STOLEN VEHICLE

A Joshua Tree man was arrested Friday night, after he was found driving a stolen vehicle. According to a Sheriff’s report, a 1999 silver Honda Accord had been reported stolen about 7:30 p.m. Friday from a residence in the 58800 block of Sun Mesa Road in Yucca Valley. About 9

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TWO ARRESTED IN SEPARATE SPOUSE ABUSE INCIDENTS

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday, accused of choking his wife. According to a Sheriff’s report, Otto Schaffenberg, 29, and his wife were arguing in their home in the 58400 block of Desert Gold Drive about noon Wednesday. The woman told deputies that Otto grabbed her in a bear

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF MAYHEM AFTER NEARLY SEVERING WOMAN’S FINGERS

Mayhem isn’t a term we hear very often, but a Twentynine Palms man was accused of mayhem after he allegedly nearly severed three of his girlfriend’s fingers with a scissors Thursday. According to a Sheriff’s report, Davin Saunders, 34, was arguing with his girlfriend about their relationship at the home

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CONVICTED FELON ARRESTED FOR POSSESSION OF A FIREARM

A Landers man was arrested Thursday in Morongo Valley, accused of being a felon in possession of a firearm. Deputies stopped Anthony McClellan, 49, for an expired registration about 1 a.m. on Highway 62 near Bella Vista. Anthony McClellan is a convicted felon. During a search of the vehicle, deputies

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED IN RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday, accused of burglarizing a home. According to a Sheriff’s report, a resident in the 56400 block of Sun Terrace Drive in Landers came home shortly before 2 p.m. to find his home burglarized, and an unknown man leaving on a bicycle. The resident

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PEDESTRIAN FOUND TO HAVE LOADED GUN

A pedestrian was arrested early Saturday morning, accused of carrying a loaded firearm in public. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy stopped Justin White, 36, who was walking on the shoulder of Highway 62 near Camino del Cielo about 4 a.m. White allegedly told the deputy he was carrying

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TWO YUCCA VALLEY MEN ACCUSED OF SELLING STOLEN GENERATOR

Two Yucca Valley men were arrested Sunday, accused of trying to sell a generator they allegedly stole a few days earlier. According to a Sheriff’s report, on Friday, Christopher Browne, 36, and John Powers, 26, broke into a storage container at a construction site in the 64100 block of Hollinger

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CONVICTED FELON FOUND WITH DRUGS AND AMMO

A convicted felon was arrested Saturday following a routine traffic stop, after a deputy found ammunition in his pick-up truck. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy stopped a gray Chevrolet truck for a broken brake light about 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of Joshua Lane and Pueblo Drive. The

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF SPOUSE ABUSE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday, accused of hitting his ex-girlfriend. According to a Sheriff’s report, Nick Loving, 28, went to the woman’s apartment in the 56000 block of 29 Palms Highway, hit her on the side of the face, took her cell phone and the keys to her

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JOSHUA TREE MAN ARRESTED AFTER VEHICLE AND FOOT CHASE

A Joshua Tree man is accused of transporting drugs and was arrested Wednesday, following a short vehicle and foot pursuit. A Sheriff’s report says deputies from the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team attempted a traffic stop on a gray Dodge Ram truck at the intersection of El Reposo Circle and

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MAN ARRESTED AFTER SELLING STOLEN ITEMS TO THEIR RIGHTFUL OWNER

Sheriff’s officials say a man was arrested after he attempted to sell stolen video games—to their real owner. Richard Heck, 53, was arrested Wednesday night for possession of stolen property, according to Sheriff’s records. On October 7, Darryl Elliott of the 6800 block of Pine Avenue in Twentynine Palms reported

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JOSHUA TREE MAN ACCUSED OF ABUSING 6-YEAR-OLD BOY

A Joshua Tree man was arrested Thursday, accused of assaulting a 6-year-old boy. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Troy Kaukani was called to Joshua Tree Elementary School to investigate injuries to a 6-year-old boy. The boy said that Aidan Chairez, 26, his mother’s boyfriend, had hit him in the

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FATHER AND SON ARRESTED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS THURSDAY

A father and son were arrested in Twentynine Palms Thursday afternoon. Deputies went to a home in the 74300 block of Chemehuevi Drive just after 2 p.m. Thursday looking for Steven Carreon, 26. Carreon is believed to be one of the suspects who fled from deputies November 16 following a

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TWO TWENTYNINE PALMS RESIDENTS ARRESTED FOR FORGERY

Two Twentynine Palms residents were arrested Thursday, accused of forgery and identity theft. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 7500 block of Sage Avenue in Yucca Valley about 5:20 p.m. Thursday for a report of identity theft. The caller said his 17-year-old son’s wallet had been

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JOSHUA TREE MAN ACCUSED OF ABUSING 6-YEAR-OLD BOY

A Joshua Tree man was arrested Thursday, accused of assaulting a 6-year-old boy. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Troy Kaukani was called to Joshua Tree Elementary School to investigate injuries to a 6-year-old boy. The boy said Aidan Chairez, 26, had hit him in his head and pulled his

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FATHER AND SON ARRESTED IN TWENTYNINE PALMS THURSDAY

A father and son were arrested in Twentynine Palms Thursday afternoon. Deputies went to a home in the 74300 block of Chemehuevi Drive just after 2 p.m. Thursday looking for Steven Carreon, 26. Carreon is believed to be one of the suspects who fled from deputies November 16 following a

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