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SBSD - Headquarters
Thursday August 15th, 2019 :: 05:10 p.m. PDT


Homicide Detectives are investigating the death of a 48-year-old Apple Valley man

DATE/TIME: Wednesday, August 14, 2019        6:42 a.m.
INCIDENT:    Homicide Investigation
LOCATION: Dale Evans Parkway, east of the I-15 freeway
VICTIM:          John Barreras, 48 years old, resident of Apple Valley
SUSPECT:    Unknown
On Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 6:42 a.m. deputies from the Apple Valley Station responded to a man down call in the area of Dale Evans Parkway, east of the I-15 freeway. Deputies found a black Toyota Avalon parked on the shoulder and a man inside the car who was deceased.  Based on the evidence in the immediate area, deputies requested Detectives from the Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail to conduct the investigation.
Homicide Detectives identified the victim as John Barreras. Detectives determined Barreras was the victim of a homicide and no additional information is being released at this time.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information, or anyone who witnessed the incident, is asked to contact Detective Oscar Godoy, Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail at (909)387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact WeTip at 800-78CRIME or
Refer:             Sergeant Scott Thies or Detective Oscar Godoy
Station:          Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail
Phone No.     (909)387-3589
Case No.       181903846    H#2019-070
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department               

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