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SBSD - Victorville Police Department
Wednesday August 14th, 2019 :: 09:14 a.m. PDT


Kristipher Wain was arrested for elder abuse after he slapped and punched his 75-year-old grandmother

DATE/TIME: August 13, 2019 / 11:21pm

INCIDENT: Elder Abuse

LOCATION: 16100 block of Pamela Street, Victorville

SUSPECT: Kristipher James Wain, 29-year old Victorville resident

VICTIM: Confidential - 75-year old female

On August 13, 2019, Deputy M. Wilkie and Deputy K. Chan, from the Victorville Police Department, responded to a domestic disturbance in the 16100 block of Pamela Street. The victim reported her grandson had been drinking alcohol and was causing problems.

Upon arrival, the deputies discovered the suspect, Kristipher James Wain, and victim had gotten into an argument and the suspect slapped and punched the 75-year old victim. When deputies tried to talk to the suspect he ran and climbed onto the roof of the house. He attempted to jump to the roof of the neighboring house but failed and fell to the ground, where he was detained.

The suspect was taken to a local hospital as a precaution. He was checked by medical personnel, released, and booked at High Desert Detention Center for elderly abuse. He is scheduled to appear in Victorville Superior Court on August 15, 2019. The victim declined medical attention for her injuries

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Deputy M. Wilkie or Deputy K. Chan at the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Mara Rodriguez, Media Relations

Station: Victorville Police Department

Case #: 171907130

Phone No. (760) 241-2911

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

SBSD - Victorville Police Department
14200 Amargosa Rd
Victorville, CA 92392

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 909-387-3700

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