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SBSD - Colorado River Sheriffs Department
Thursday June 17th, 2021 :: 10:19 a.m. PDT


Jonathan Chambers was found in possession of a loaded firearm and arrested for assault with a deadly weapon

DATE/TIME: Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 5:08 a.m.
INCIDENT:    Assault with a deadly weapon
LOCATION: Coronado Street and Rio Vista, Needles
SUSPECT:  Jonathan Chambers, 18-year-old resident of Mohave Valley, AZ
On Thursday, June 17, 2021, at about 5:08 a.m., Deputies from the Colorado River Sheriff’s station/Needles Police were dispatched to the area of Coronado Street and Rio Vista in Needles. A caller reported three males were walking in the area and one of the males had a handgun and pointed it at the victim.
The three males were located on Desoto Street and detained. Jonathan Chambers was found to be in possession of a loaded pistol and was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon and booked in the Colorado River Station jail. He is being held on $50,000 bail.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy A. Gonzalez of the Colorado River Station. (760)326-9200. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to use the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave the information on the We-Tip website at
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Refer:             Deputy Gonzalez
Station:          Colorado River Sheriff’s station
Phone No.     (760)326-9200
Case No.       212100583
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department               

SBSD - Colorado River Sheriffs Department
1111 Bailey Ave
Needles, CA 92363

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