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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

Loma Linda - Suspect Arrested for Attempt Murder

DATE:              September 23, 20-13

LOCATION:     11200 Block of San Juan Street, Loma Linda

VICTIM:            Confidential

SUSPECT:       Joshua Williams, age 24 a resident of Riverside


On September 19, 2013, at about 10:22 p.m., Loma Linda Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a shooting in the 11200 block of San Juan Street in the City of Loma Linda. Deputies arrived at the apartment complex and found that the victim had just been shot in the stomach with a rifle.  The victim was transported to Loma Linda Hospital Emergency Room, where he remains hospitalized.  The suspect, Joshua Williams had fled the scene on foot.


Deputies conducted an area check for the suspect and the weapon used in the shooting. They were able to locate the rifle used in the shooting, but the suspect was able to avoid capture.


On Friday, September 20. 2013, the suspect, Joshua Williams, turned himself in to Loma Linda Hospital Security, who contacted the Sheriff’s Department. Sheriff’s Deputies responded and placed Williams under arrest for Attempted Murder. He remains in-custody in the Central Detention Center in lieu of one million dollar bail.


Refer:           Deputy D. Patton

Station:         Central/Loma Linda

Phone No.:   (909) 387-3545


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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