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SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
Monday September 10th, 2018 :: 12:06 p.m. PDT


The public's assistance is needed in identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the death of Marion Russell

DATE/TIME:           Thursday, September 6, 2018/8:57 am            
INCIDENT:             Murder Investigation
LOCATION:           Desert area South of Waverly Road, Lucerne Valley   
 VICTIM:                  Marion Russell (female), age 58 a resident of Victorville
SUSPECT(S):         Unknown
On Thursday, September 6th at approximately 8:57 am, deputies from the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to the desert area South of Waverly Road in Lucerne Valley following the report of a deceased person at the location.  Deputies confirmed the victim was deceased and requested the assistance of the Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail.
Investigators responded and assumed the investigation.  The victim has been identified as Marion Russell.  Russell was reported missing to the Victor Valley Station on September 4th.  At this time, no suspects have been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Updates will be provided as additional information becomes available.
Anyone with information related to this investigation is urged to contact the Specialized Investigations Division-Homicide Detail, Detective James Tebbetts at (909)387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact WeTip at (800)78-CRIME or
Refer:           Detective James Tebbetts or Sergeant Ryan Smith
Station:         Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail
Phone No.    (909)387-3589
Case No.      DR#071802896       H#2018-088
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

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

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