THREE YUCCA VALLEY STUDENTS ARRESTED FOR STEALING FROM LOCKER ROOM

Three students were arrested Wednesday, accused of stealing from their fellow students. According to a Sheriff’s report, the three unidentified students entered the girls’ locker room at Yucca Valley High School between 10:14 and 11:04 Wednesday and broke into 10 lockers. They are accused of stealing several cell phones, clothing,

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FRIDAY’S FUGITIVE FINALLY FINGERED

A sharp-eyed deputy arrested 24-year-old Autumn Harris on Wednesday. Harris caught the deputy’s attention as she walked down the middle of Apache Trail near Santa Fe Trail in Yucca Valley. The officer recognized Harris from a recent “Fugitive Friday” poster at the Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Station. When the officer attempted

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A SPATE OF BURGLARY AND VANDALISM IN YUCCA VALLEY

Morongo Basin Sheriff’s deputies were busy Monday investigating at least four commercial burglaries and vandalism. According to Sheriff’s reports, deputies were called to the 56400 block of 29 Palms Highway about 8 a.m. where an unknown suspect broke through a back door and stole the cash register and cash, along

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN SUSPECTED IN MULTIPLE BURGLARIES

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Thursday in connection with multiple burglaries. According to a Sheriff’s report, detectives were conducting a follow-up investigation for several Yucca Valley burglaries and identified Thomas Brown, 37, as a suspect. When deputies located Brown in the 2900 block of Star Lane, he resisted arrest,

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SUSPECT ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH MULTIPLE YUCCA VALLEY BURGLARIES

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Thursday in connection with multiple burglaries. According to a Sheriff’s report, detectives were conducting a follow-up investigation for several Yucca Valley burglaries and identified Thomas Brown, 37, as a suspect. When deputies located Brown in the 2900 block of Star Lane, he resisted arrest,

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TWO YUCCA VALLEY CHURCHES REPORT BURGLARIES SATURDAY

Three weeks after a Yucca Valley church reported a burglary, it was burglarized again. St. Joseph of Aramathea in the 56300 block of Onaga Trail reported August 7 it had been burglarized, and again on Saturday, August 26. In both cases, the suspects broke a window in an office and

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ONE ARRESTED, ONE SOUGHT IN FRONT PORCH BURGLARY IN TWENTYNINE PALMS

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Wednesday, and Sheriff’s deputies are searching for his accomplice, after they were spotted on surveillance video stealing two packages off a home’s front steps. According to a Sheriff’s report, a resident in the 72700 block of Sunnyslope Drive in Twentynine Palms reported that two

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DYNAMITE REPORTED STOLEN IN JOSHUA TREE

The Sheriff’s Department is investigating a case of stolen dynamite in Joshua Tree. About 2 p.m. Saturday, deputies were called to the 1400 block of Mount Shasta Avenue where the resident said that sometime in the last four months, someone located spare keys to a storage container on the property.

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SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES KEPT VERY BUSY MONDAY

From a shot-out window to stolen ceramic yard art, Sheriff’s deputies were busy Monday. In Twentynine Palms, about 7 a.m., a resident in the 6300 block of Desert Queen Avenue called to report he was woken up by the sound of a loud pop. When he got up to investigate,

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JOSHUA TREE WOMAN ARRESTED ON BURGLARY WARRANT

A Joshua Tree woman was arrested early Thursday morning, on an arrest warrant for a burglary in April. According to Sheriff’s reports, Michelle Davila, 41, allegedly squatted in a home in the 6000 block of Outpost Road in Joshua Tree. On April 17, a neighbor reported that Davila vandalized the

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ANOTHER CHURCH BURGLARY IN YUCCA VALLEY

One day after St. Joseph’s of Aramathea Church reported a burglary, another Yucca Valley church was burglarized. The Desert Hills Presbyterian Church in the 56700 block of Mountain View Trail was burglarized sometime Wednesday night when the suspects broke a window in the office and stole cash and Stater Brothers

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BURGLARS HIT YUCCA VALLEY

Burglars have been hitting Yucca Valley again. At least four burglaries were reported Monday. A resident in the 56400 block of Cedarbird Road told deputies that sometime between July 30 and August 6, someone broke in through the garage and stole guns and electronics. A house sitter in the 7400

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TWO TWENTYNINE PALMS MEN ARRESTED, ACCUSED OF BURGLARIZING STORAGE UNITS

Two Twentynine Palms men were arrested this weekend, after they were found with items believed to have been stolen from storage units. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Deputy Jason Jimenez stopped a vehicle about 10 p.m. Saturday near Bagley Avenue and Split Rock Avenue for a vehicle code violation. Inside

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF BURGLARIZING HIS NEIGHBOR’S HOUSE

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday, accused of burglarizing his neighbor’s home. According to a Sheriff’s report, the resident of a home in the 57400 block of Hillcrest Drive came home from vacation and realized his house had been burglarized while he was gone. The resident checked his security

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TWO ARRESTED AFTER WONDER VALLEY STORAGE CONTAINER BURGLARY

Two Wonder Valley men were arrested Wednesday morning, accused of burglarizing a storage container. According to a Sheriff’s report, witnesses interrupted two men, later identified as Randell Vessells, 48, and Justyn Holsclaw, 20, who had broken a lock on the storage container in the 4000 block of Steeg Road in

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YUCCA VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF CONSPIRACY IN A RESIDENTIAL BURGLARY

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday, accused of conspiracy in a residential burglary. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies made a traffic stop on a 2000 Ford at Highway 62 and Avalon Avenue in Yucca Valley just after 9:30 a.m. Something made deputies suspicious, and they brought Marc Miller,

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DESERT HOT SPRINGS MAN ARRESTED IN YUCCA VALLEY, ACCUSED OF POSSESSION OF STOLEN VEHICLE, BURGLARY

A Desert Hot Springs man was arrested Tuesday, after deputies say he fled from a stolen car and broke into a Yucca Valley home. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Shauna Ables spotted a stolen black Honda Civic driving northbound on Cholla Avenue near Sunland Avenue, about 3:25 p.m. Tuesday.

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TWO ACCUSED IN PLOT TO STEAL HIGH-END ELECTRONICS FROM WAL-MART

Two people were arrested Monday, accused of conspiring to steal high-value electronic items from Walmart. According to a Sheriff’s report, Walmart employees observed Joshua Stockwell, 29, of Hemet, in the automotive department with a computer and other items in his shopping cart. As store security watched on video cameras, Stockwell

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A RASH OF BURGLARIES IN YUCCA VALLEY

At least five Yucca Valley homes were reported burglarized since Friday. According to Sheriff’s reports, burglars shattered a sliding glass door in the 58500 block of San Andreas Drive; kicked in the front doors of homes in the 57000 block of Selecta Avenue, 58500 block of San Marino Drive, and

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN SEEN STEALING RESTAURANT TIPS ON VIDEO

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Sunday, accused of stealing money from a restaurant’s tip jar. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies responded to the 73600 block of Sun Valley Avenue in response to a 911 text. The text said two men, who were drunk, stole money from a tip

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