By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information and Press Release):
Downtown Needles, California: The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station has released publicly information regarding deputies arresting a man for illegally concealing a firearm that occurred on On Monday, March 29th, 2021.
Picture: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Courtesy):
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at approximately 9:45 p.m., deputies from the Colorado River Station / Needles Police Department, conducted a traffic stop in the area of G Street and Third Street in Needles, for a vehicle code violation.
The driver, identified as Anthony Valentine, was detained for suspicion of driving with a suspended license.
Through further investigation, deputies located a loaded 9mm handgun concealed in Valentine’s waistband. Valentine was arrested for PC 25400(A)(3); Illegally Concealing a Firearm and booked at the Colorado River Station Jail on $50,000 bail and is awaiting a court hearing.
Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact Deputy K. Sutton at (760) 326 – 9200.
Those wishing to remain anonymous can call the We-Tip Hotline at (877)78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information at www.wetip.com
For new, press releases and information, follow the Colorado River Station on Twitter at @CORiverStation.
Refer: Deputy K. Sutton
Station: Colorado River Station
Phone No. 760-326-9200
Case No. 102100172
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department
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Deputies arrested 23-year-old Anthony Valentine for illegally concealing a firearm https://t.co/wbdrRea5OT
— SBCSD Colorado River Station (@CORiverStation) March 31, 2021