TWENTYNINE PALMS HANDYMAN ARRESTED FOR THEFT FROM HIS CUSTOMER

A Twentynine Palms man, who was hired to perform work on a Joshua Tree home, was arrested a week later for allegedly stealing the home’s security camera. According to a Sheriff’s report, the victim hired Adam Aversa, 43, to do stucco work on her home in the 61800 block of

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LANDERS RESIDENT SHOOTS AT, BUT MISSES, SUSPECTED BURGLAR

A Landers resident whose vacation home was burglarized twice in the last month shot at a suspected burglar caught on the property Monday. According to a Sheriff’s report, a home in the 57300 block of Camulos Road was burglarized in November, and the thieves stole eight dirt bikes along with

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TWENTYNINE PALMS COUPLE ACCUSED IN LONG LIST OF CRIMES

A Twentynine Palms couple was arrested Monday night, with complaints of fraud, theft, conspiracy, and burglary. About 8:30 p.m. Monday, a California Highway Patrol officer stopped a vehicle near Highway 62 and Highland Avenue in Morongo Valley for having an expired registration. Inside the vehicle were Travis Sihock, 23, and

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TWO YUCCA VALLEY RESIDENTS ACCUSED OF BURGLARY, CONSPIRACY

Two Yucca Valley residents were arrested Thursday, accused of stealing a credit card and using it to make purchases. According to a Sheriff’s report, Christian Albarran, 25, and Michelle Nagle, 38, went to several stores in Yucca Valley on Sunday, December 10, and Monday, December 11, and used the victim’s

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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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COLORADO FUGITIVE ARRESTED IN LANDERS

A Colorado fugitive and documented gang member was arrested in Landers Monday. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies from the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team went to the 59000 block of Jana Lane in Landers about 10:30 a.m. with an arrest warrant for Larry Camfield. Camfield is a fugitive out

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THREE ARRESTS MADE IN WONDER VALLEY BURGLARY

Three Twentynine Palms residents were arrested Saturday, accused of burglary. According to a Sheriff’s report, Deputy Z. Carlos was called to the 6600 block of Godwin Road in Wonder Valley about 8:40 to investigate a burglary in progress. When he arrived he discovered Denise Singer, 32, Don Howard III, 48,

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FOUR JUVENILES ARRESTED FOR BURGLARY AND VEHICLE THEFT

Four juveniles were arrested in Twentynine Palms, accused of stealing a utility vehicle and a motorcycle. According to Sheriff’s reports, employees from the City of Twentynine Palms notified deputies about 7:30 a.m. that the maintenance barn at Luckie Park had been broken into, and the thieves had stolen a John

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JOHNSON VALLEY MAN ACCUSED OF RAPE, SPOUSE ABUSE, AND BURGLARY

A Johnson Valley man was arrested last Thursday, accused of felony spouse abuse, burglary, and attempted rape. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies were called to a home in the 56300 block of Joshua Drive in Yucca Valley about 11 a.m. for a report that a man, later identified as

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF BURGLARY, OTHER CRIMES

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Monday, accused of burglarizing a home in October. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies responded to a burglary report October 7 in the 6800 block of Pine Avenue in Twentynine Palms. The resident reported he had surveillance video of the suspect, later identified as

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF MULTIPLE BURGLARIES

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Friday, accused of burglarizing several homes in Twentynine Palms. According to the Sheriff’s Department, deputies were called October 22 about several homes that had been burglarized near the 69100 block of Old Chisholm Trail. On Friday, November 3, deputies received a tip about a

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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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