By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Source: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information):
Needles, California: The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station has released publicly information regarding deputies arresting a local person for assault with a deadly weapon that occurred on Wednesday, January 5th, 2022.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at approximately 3:49 p.m., deputies from the Colorado River Station / Needles Police Department responded to a report of an assault that occurred in the 600 block of Parker Dam Rd.
Deputies arrived on scene and found the victim had been assaulted with a knife during an argument with the suspect, Deanna Hitchcock. The victim suffered serious injury, requiring deputies to render first aide. The victim was ultimately airlifted to a nearby medical center for treatment.
Hitchcock was consequently arrested for PC 245 (a) (1), Assault with a Deadly Weapon. Hitchcock was transported and booked into the Colorado River Station jail with a bail amount of $50,000.00. Hitchcock remains in the custody of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department awaiting a court hearing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy B. Moore at the Colorado River / Needles Police Department at (760) 326-9200. Those wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-CRIME(27463) or you may leave information online at http://www.wetip.com
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Refer: Deputy B. Moore
Station: Colorado River Station
Phone No. (760) 326-9200
Case No. 102200008
SHANNON D. DICUS, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department
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— SBCSD Colorado River Station (@CORiverStation) January 6, 2022