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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release



DATE/TIME:  Wednesday, December 11, 2013 / 11:14 p.m.

 

INCIDENT:    ATTEMPT MURDER, PC 664/187

 

LOCATION:   22700 block of Robin Way, Grand Terrace

 

VICTIM:           Confidential male, 28 year old resident of Fontana    

 

SUSPECT:    Jorge Castro, 29 year old resident of Fontana



Summary

SUMMARY:

 

The victim was visiting his girlfriend who is a resident of Grand Terrace.  The victim and his girlfriend were sitting in his vehicle which was parked in front of his girlfriend’s residence on Robin Way.    The girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend, identified as Jorge Castro, walked from behind the vehicle, opened the car door and attacked the victim with a knife.  The victim was stabbed numerous times in the upper body.   Castro fled to his residence in Fontana where he was later detained by sheriff’s deputies and Fontana police officers.  The victim was transported to the Loma Linda University Medical Center and is expected to survive.   Castro was booked at West Valley Detention Center for attempt murder.

 

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Central Station at (909)387-3545.  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 www.wetip.com.

 

Refer:   Deputy Donald Rusk          

 

Station:  Sheriff’s Central Station

 

Phone No.  909-387-3545 

    

Case No.  121300976



John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700