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SBSD - Victorville Police Department
Tuesday October 29th, 2019 :: 12:39 p.m. PDT


VIDEO: Deputies are searching for 2 to 5 suspects involved in multiple armed robberies


DATE/TIME: October 29, 2019

INCIDENT: Armed Robbery

LOCATION: Multiple, throughout the High Desert

SUSPECT(S): Unknown

VICTIM(S): Multiple

SUMMARY: Detectives with the Victorville Police Department are investigating multiple armed robberies which have occurred over the last month. The robberies have occurred at local businesses, as well as robberies of individuals on the street.

On October 17, 2019, it is believed the suspects committed multiple armed robberies, targeting businesses in Victorville, Apple Valley, and Hesperia that night. In all incidents, the suspects entered the businesses, brandished a firearm(s), and demanded money from the employees. These circumstances are similar to other armed robberies reported prior to and after October 17th and are believed to be related.

In each incident, there were 2 to 5 suspects involved in the robberies. The suspects were described as black male adults, armed with firearms and usually wearing dark clothing and masks to conceal their identities.

The joint investigation is continuing, and more information will be released as it becomes available. Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Detective R. Hoag or Deputy F. Harris, 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 #: 171909331

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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