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SBSD - Big Bear Sheriffs Department
Wednesday August 29th, 2018 :: 10:29 a.m. PDT


Deputies arrest Shawn Evans, Fawnskin for sexual molestation & will be extradited to AZ to face same charges there.

DATE/TIME: 08/28/18 11:30 a.m.

INCIDENT: Fugitive to be Extradited to Arizona on Sexual Molestation Charges

LOCATION: 39000 Block of North Shore Drive, Fawnskin

SUSPECT: Shawn Evans, 44-year-old resident of Fawnskin


On August 27, 2018, Deputies from the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station initiated an investigation into allegations of sexual molestation by Shawn Evans against a minor child. Deputies served a search warrant at Evans’ residence on August 28, and he was taken into custody. During the investigation, Deputies determined Evans had sexually molested at least one minor child in Arizona approximately nine to 10 years ago. Deputies believe additional victims may exist in Big Bear.

Evans was booked into the West Valley Detention Center under a fugitive felony warrant. Evans remains in custody without the possibility of bail pending extradition to Arizona where he will face criminal charges of sexual molestation of a minor child. The investigation in California is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact Deputy B. Francis at the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station at (909) 866-0100. Information can also be reported anonymously by calling WETIP at (800) 78-CRIME or online at

Refer: Tiffany Swantek

Station: Big Bear Sheriff’s Station

Phone No. (909) 866-0100

Case No. 061800713

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Big Bear Sheriffs Department
477 Summit Blvd
Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

Emergency: 9-1-1

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