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SBSD - Highland Police Department
Monday January 8th, 2018 :: 07:34 a.m. PST


Joseph Allen of Highland arrested for felony possession of a destructive device

DATE/TIME: January 7, 2018, 0115

INCIDENT: Possession of a Destructive Device

LOCATION: Baseline St. and Cunningham St., Highland

SUSPECT: Joseph Allen, 37, Highland

On January 7, 2018 at 1:15 a.m. a deputy contacted Joseph Allen, a pedestrian, around Baseline and Cunningham Streets. It was discovered Allen was in possession of a suspicious device. Detectives from the Sheriff’s Department Arson-Bomb detail were dispatched to the scene and further investigated it, determining it was a pipe bomb. The device was rendered safe by the detectives and they took possession of it.

Joseph Allen was arrested and booked at the Central Detention Center for felony possession of a destructive device and bail was set at $500,000.00.

Refer: Deputy M. Kassis

Station: Highland

Phone No. (909) 425-9793

Case No. 131800075

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

SBSD - Highland Police Department
26985 Base Line St
Highland, CA 92346

Emergency: 9-1-1

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