By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information and Press Release):
Needles, California: The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station has released publicly information regarding a man arrested for misdemeanor illegally entering a dwelling that occurred on Sunday, August 16th, 2020.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at approximately 8:03 p.m. PT, deputies responded to the 200 block of Oak Circle for the report of a trespassing, and deputies contacted 50 year old Ruben Medrano from Needles, California.
After the investigation it was determined Medrano entered a residence without being authorized to do so by the occupant.
Medrano was placed under arrest for PC 602.5 – illegally entering a dwelling, a misdemeanor.
The scene following the arrest was captured on camera by ZachNews.
Medrano was booked into the Colorado River Station Jail and was later cite released pending a court hearing.
Anyone with additional information regarding these investigations or any others are urged to contact the Colorado River Sheriff’s Station at (760) 326-9200.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at
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Weekly arrests in the City of Needles by the Colorado River Station / Needles Police. pic.twitter.com/VGC9drUjQn
— SBCSD Colorado River Station (@CORiverStation) August 18, 2020