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SBSD - Chino Hills Police Department
Saturday June 11th, 2022 :: 07:13 p.m. PDT


Chino Hills Man Arrested on Multiple Charges After Kidnapping and Holding Victim Against Her Will for Months

DATE/TIME: Thursday, June 9, 2022 / 7:21 p.m.

INCIDENT: Kidnapping, Torture, Aggravated Mayhem, Rape, False Imprisonment, and Assault with a Deadly Weapon 

LOCATION: 16200 block of Cordovan Court, Chino Hills

SUSPECT(S): Peter Anthony McGuire, 59-year-old resident of Chino Hills

VICTIM(S): Confidential female

SUMMARY: On Thursday, June 9, 2022, at approximately 7:21 p.m., deputies from the Chino Hills Police Department were dispatched to Alterra Park, and spoke to a female victim. The victim told deputies Peter McGuire held her against her will at his residence for several months. While being held against her will, McGuire tortured, physically assaulted, and raped the victim. The victim escaped from McGuire's residence minutes prior to speaking with deputies. The victim had visible injuries consistent with the allegations made. A search warrant was served at McGuire's residence and evidence was recovered, but McGuire had fled prior to the service of the search warrant. An arrest warrant was issued for McGuire.   

Through investigation, personnel from Sheriff's Specialized Enforcement Division (SWAT) learned McGuire was at a residence in the city of Placentia. On Saturday, June 11, 2022, deputies attempted to serve an arrest warrant for McGuire. McGuire temporarily barricaded himself inside the residence, refusing to come out. At approximately 8:30 a.m., McGuire surrendered and was taken into custody. McGuire was transported and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for  kidnapping, torture, aggravated mayhem, rape, false imprisonment, and assault with a deadly weapon. 

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Chino Hills Station (909) 364-2000. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at

Refer: Detective Ryan Girard or Deputy Dan Renear

Station: Chino Hills

Phone No. (909) 364-2000

Case No. 222202026

SHANNON D. DICUS, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Chino Hills Police Department
14077 Peyton Dr
Chino Hills, CA 91709

Emergency: 9-1-1

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