Needles, CA: Man arrested for false imprisonment.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, on Friday, October 5th, 2018, deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station responded to a call for service regarding an assault that occurred in the 1900 block of Rio Vista Drive in Needles, California.
Through investigation, it was discovered that 54 year old Joe Edenfield assaulted the victim and held her against her will.
Edenfield was contacted, interviewed, and later taken into custody for PC 236 – False Imprisonment.
Edenfield was transported to the High Desert Detention Center where he is being held on a $50,000.00 bail.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact Deputy Tizzard of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station located at 1111 Bailey Avenue or call: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Those wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at 800-78-CRIME (27463) or leave information at the We-Tip Hotline online at: http://www.wetip.com.
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