News Alert!!: Needles, CA: Deputies asking for public’s help identifying a suspect responsible for an assault and a robbery at Motel 6.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at approximately 12:15 a.m. PT on Thursday, January 24th, 2019, deputies responded to a robbery that had just occurred.
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Upon arrival, deputies were advised by the victim that while she was standing out front of the office at Motel 6, located at 1420 J Street in Needles, California, the victim was struck on the back of her head with a firearm by an unknown suspect.
The suspect took the victim’s purse with all of her belongings, including personal information.
The suspect left the area in an unknown sport utility vehicle.
The suspect was described as a white or Hispanic male adult, approximately 6’01” tall, and heavy set build.
The suspect had light colored skin and light colored eyes. He was wearing a brown Carhartt jacket with a blue hood over his head.
The suspect is believed to be armed with a dark-colored semi-automatic pistol.
Anybody with information related to this case is urged to contact aSan Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
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: http://www.wetip.com