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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:       April 28, 2014/6:30 p.m..            


INCIDENT:          Suspect Arrested for Unlawful Sexual Acts                                        


LOCATION:         Big Bear Sheriff’s Station 


SUSPECT:            Scott Michael Ross, age 32          


VICTIM:               16-year-old female (confidential)



On Monday, April 28, 2014 at approximately 6:30 p.m., a 16-year-old female victim and members of her family came to the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station to report incidents of unlawful sexual acts against the juvenile.  Detectives made contact with all involved parties and determined that the suspect, Scott Michael Ross, had sexual relations with the 16-year-old female.  Through investigation, Detectives also determined that Ross had sent sexually explicit photographs to the victim via cell phone. 


Ross was arrested without incident and booked into the Big Bear Jail on felony charges of oral copulation, unlawful sex with a minor, and sending sexually explicit matter to a minor.  Ross remains in custody and is being held on $50,000.00 bail.  An arraignment hearing in this matter is set for April 30, 2014 at San Bernardino County Superior Court.






Refer:                     Tiffany Swantek, PIO


Station:                  Big Bear Sheriff’s Station


Phone No.             909-866-0100


Case No.                061400429

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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