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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:    Sunday, April 27, 2014/9:37 p.m.                                               


INCIDENT:      Attempt Murder/Homicide


LOCATION:    34400 block of Yucaipa Blvd, Yucaipa

                          Yucaipa Blvd/4th Street, Yucaipa


SUSPECT:      Vincent DeLeon, age 26 a resident of Yucaipa      


VICTIM(S): #1- Krystina Hanrahan, age 26 a resident of Cherry Valley   

        #2- Troy Cansler, age 47 a resident of Yucaipa


On Sunday, April 27, 2014, at approximately 9:37 p.m., deputies from the Yucaipa Police Department responded to the report of an armed robbery and stabbing that occurred in a parking lot in the 34400 block of Yucaipa Blvd in Yucaipa.  Upon arrival, deputies located a female victim, later identified as Krystina Hanrahan, suffering from apparent stab wounds.  Deputies were informed that a male suspect, later identified as Vincent DeLeon, had approached the victim and stole her purse.  The victim was stabbed during the robbery.  A concerned citizen, later identified as Troy Cansler, was attempting to help the victim and chased DeLeon.  DeLeon stabbed Cansler, in the area of 4th Street near Yucaipa Blvd.  The suspect fled into an adjacent business and was located and detained by deputies.  Medical personnel responded to the scene and both victims were transported to local area hospitals.  Troy Cansler 47, of Yucaipa was pronounced deceased at the hospital and the female victim is expected to recover from her injuries. 


Detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, Homicide Detail, responded and are conducting the investigation. Vincent DeLeon will be transported and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for PC187 Murder and PC664 Attempt Murder.  


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Homicide Detail, Detective Gary Hart or Sergeant John Gaffney, 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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