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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

Date/Time:            November 7, 2013/12:38 a.m.

Incident:                Homicide Investigation

Location:              12000 block of Elton Street, Victorville

Suspect(s):           Yoland Richardson, age 40 a resident of Victorville

Victim(s):              Darrell Jackson, age 46 a resident of San Diego


On Thursday, November 7, 2013 at approximately 12:28 a.m., deputies from the Victorville Sheriff’s Station were dispatched to the 12000 block of Elton Street in the City of Victorville following a report of a male who was unresponsive and not breathing. 


Upon arrival deputies and fire department personnel located Darrell Jackson lying on the floor of the home, CPR was initiated and Jackson was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.


The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Specialized Investigations Division, Homicide Detail was requested and responded to the scene to assume the investigation. 


The investigation revealed Jackson and Richardson were involved in a physical altercation at the residence.  During the altercation Richardson choked and struck Jackson several times prior to Jackson losing consciousness. 


Richardson was arrested and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for PC 187, Murder.

Richardson is being held on $1,000,000.00 bail.


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Homicide Detail, Detective Mike Walker at (909)387-3589.  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


Refer:            Public Affairs Division


Phone No.     (909)387-3700





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

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