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SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
Friday March 30th, 2018 :: 01:57 p.m. PDT


Homeowner in Pinion Hills holds burglary suspect at gunpoint until deputies arrive

DATE/TIME OF INCIDENT: Friday, March 30, 2018 1:49 a.m.


LOCATION: 10100 block of Mountain Road, in Pinon Hills

SUSPECT: Marvin Harper, 55-years-old, resident of Pinon Hills


On Friday, March 30, 2018 at 1:49am, deputies from the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station received a 911 call regarding a male attempting to break in to a residence in the 10100 block of Mountain Road in Pinon Hills.

The owner of the residence was inside the home at the time, and observed the suspect, Marvin Harper, trying to break in. Harper tried breaking into the home through three different points of entry before being confronted by the victim. The victim held the suspect at gunpoint until deputies arrived.

Marvin Harper was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center. He is currently being held in lieu of $125,000.00 bail.

Anyone with information regarding this crime is urged to contact Deputy Andrew Pollick at Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station, (760) 552-6800. Persons wishing to remain anonymous can report information to WeTip by calling 1-800-78-CRIME, or by accessing the website at

Refer: Staci Parks

Station: Victor Valley

Report # 071801020

Phone No: 760-552-6845

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

SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
11613 Bartlett Ave
Adelanto, CA 92301

Emergency: 9-1-1

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