TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN HELD AFTER HE RAMS ANOTHER CAR

A Twentynine Palms man who caused a car crash was arrested Saturday afternoon after he rammed one of the victim’s cars while trying to escape. According to a Sheriff’s report, two men were driving their vehicles in adjacent lanes southbound on Adobe Road about 10:40 a.m. when Kurtis Sims, 32,

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TWENTYNINE PALMS WOMAN ACCUSED OF SLASHING HER SON WITH A KNIFE

A Twentynine Palms woman was arrested Tuesday evening, accused of slashing her son with a knife. According to a Sheriff’s report, a deputy was called to the 72800 block of Sun Valley Drive in Twentynine Palms shortly before 8 p.m. concerning a domestic disturbance. Adena Sowell, 41, started arguing with

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MORONGO VALLEY MAN LEADS DEPUTIES ON HIGH-SPEED PURSUIT FROM YUCCA VALLEY TO JOSHUA TREE MONDAY NIGHT

A Morongo Valley man was arrested Monday night after leading deputies on a high-speed pursuit through Yucca Valley residential neighborhoods and on the highway to Joshua Tree. According to a Sheriff’s report, Benjamin Johnson, 39, was in the old Stater Brothers parking lot in the 57000 block of 29 Palms

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF HITTING ANOTHER MAN WITH HIS VEHICLE

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested early Sunday morning, accused of deliberately hitting another man with his vehicle. According to a Sheriff’s report, Russell Pasos, 43, was arguing with the victim about 2 a.m. in the 6200 block of Ocotillo Avenue in Twentynine Palms. Pasos allegedly got in his vehicle

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JOSHUA TREE MAN ARRESTED AFTER MAKING DEATH THREATS

A Joshua Tree man was arrested last night, accused of threatening to kill a man. According to a Sheriff’s report, Fred Johnson, 49, was arguing with another man in the 6100 block of Valley View Street in Joshua Tree about 9:30 p.m. The victim said the Johnson threatened to put

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ONLINE GAMING FEUD RESULTS IN ASSAULT, VANDALISM ARREST FOR MORONGO VALLEY MAN

A feud between two men over their online gaming consoles escalated and resulted in the arrest of a Morongo Valley man for assault with a deadly weapon early Tuesday morning According to the Sheriff’s Department, Steven Ingersoll, 24, and the other man had been engaging in mutual text message harassment

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ARRESTED AFTER MACHETE ATTACK

A Twentynine Palm man was arrested late Friday night after his roommate said he slashed his hand with a machete. According to a Sheriff’s report, the victim said about 11:40 p.m., Daniel Dominguez, 32, cut his hand using a machete. The victim then ran from the home in the 72300

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MORONGO VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF INTENTIONALLY RAMMING A TRUCK

A Morongo Valley man was arrested late Thursday night, accused of intentionally ramming his car into a vehicle his ex-girlfriend was in, along with another man. According to a Sheriff’s report, James Santana, 35, had had on-going problems with his 36-year-old ex-girlfriend. Shortly before midnight Thursday, Santana found the woman

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MORONGO VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF INTENTIONALLY RAMMING A TRUCK

A Morongo Valley man was arrested late Thursday night, accused of intentionally ramming his car into a vehicle his ex-girlfriend was in, along with another man. According to a Sheriff’s report, James Santana, 35, had had on-going problems with his 36-year-old ex-girlfriend. Shortly before midnight Thursday, Santana found the woman

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MORONGO VALLEY MAN ATTACKS A WOMAN WITH A ROCK

A Morongo Valley man was arrested Saturday after he tried to attack a woman with a rock. According to a Sheriff’s report, Bobbie Lowery, 33, was arguing with a woman in the 51800 block of Panorama Drive about 1 p.m. The woman told deputies that Lowery threw her to the

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ONE IN JAIL AFTER A BLOODY FIGHT OVER HIGH ELECTRICITY BILLS

An argument over a high electricity bill led to a bloody fight and one man in jail Saturday. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to the 60200 block of Mirada Trail in Joshua Tree about 8:12 p.m. for an assault. The victim told deputies that he asked his

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ACCUSED ARSONIST FLEES WHILE SETTING FIRES, ATTACKS DEPUTIES

A Twentynine Palms transient was arrested Saturday, accused of setting more than a dozen fires and assaulting Sheriff’s deputies. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Twentynine Palms firefighters were called to a vegetation fire in the wash behind the Stater Brothers grocery store about 11:15 a.m. Saturday. Fire Engineer Lee Martin

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WONDER VALLEY SQUATTER ATTEMPTS TO RUN OVER MAN, ARRESTED

A Wonder Valley man who was squatting at a home was arrested Saturday after he tried to run over a man. According to a Sheriff’s report, a man went to check on a friend’s home in the 2500 block of Marks Road in Wonder Valley about noon Saturday when he

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WOMAN ARRESTED AFTER TRYING TO RUN OVER A TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN

An Anderson, California, woman was arrested Sunday morning, accused of attempting to deliberately run over someone with her truck in Twentynine Palms. According to a Sheriff’s report, Georgia Prather, 50, was leaving the home in the 5900 block of Mariposa Avenue about 11:45 a.m. Sunday in her Chevy pick-up truck.

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SHERIFF IDENTIFIES MAN WANTED FOR ROBBERY AT STATER’S BROTHERS

The Sheriff’s Department has identified one of the men suspected of robbing the Stater Brothers in Yucca Valley last week. The Sheriff’s Department says Christian Trujillo, 29, of Yucca Valley, went to the “new” Stater Brothers grocery store on the east end of Yucca Valley on New Year’s Eve about

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ANOTHER INCIDENT AT THE YUCCA VALLEY BEST WESTERN

Sheriff’s deputies were called for a second time in two days to the Best Western Hotel in Yucca Valley last week. According to the Sheriff’s Department, James Spencer, 30, of Yucca Valley, entered the hotel lobby in the 56500 block of 29 Palms Highway about 9:40 a.m., went over to

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ONE SOUGHT AFTER MORONGO VALLEY MAN PISTOL-WHIPPED

The Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in an assault in Morongo Valley Monday afternoon. The male victim, who was not identified by the Sheriff’s Department, said about 1 p.m. a man, identified only as Hispanic, came to the 52300 block of Altadena Drive, pointed a gun at

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JOSHUA TREE MAN THROWING ROCKS AT PEOPLE AND BUSINESSES ARRESTED

A Joshua Tree man was arrested for throwing rocks at people and business windows in Yucca Valley Sunday morning. According to a Sheriff’s report, a man, later identified as Randy Anderson, 47, threw a rock at a man who was sitting in his car in the 56100 block of Highway

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF STABBING HIS STEPFATHER

A 20-year-old Yucca Valley man was arrested Friday, accused of stabbing his stepfather. According to a Sheriff’s report, about 10:30 a.m., the mother of John Zielonka went to her home in the 11100 block of Morongo Way in Morongo Valley to finish moving her belongings out of a home she

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TWO ARRESTED, ONE HOSPITALIZED, AFTER YUCCA VALLEY STABBING

Two men were arrested, and a third was hospitalized, following a fight and stabbing in Yucca Valley Sunday evening. According to Sheriff’s Sergeant Derek Garvin, about 5:20 p.m., Demietreas Phillips, 33, of Yucca Valley, and Bryan Olson, 28, of Palm Springs, went to a home in the 7100 block of

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