On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at approximately 5:30 a.m., deputies from the Victorville Police Department responded to a residence in the 12500 block of Sunny Vista Avenue, in Victorville, following the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies learned that agents from the U.S. Department of Justice - Alcohol Tobacco and Firearm (ATF), U.S. Department of Homeland Security and officers from the Los Angeles Police Department were serving a search warrant at that location when an officer involved shooting occurred.
During the shooting, Arnulfo Hernandez was shot and transported to a local hospital. He was listed in stable condition.
The Sheriff’s Homicide Detail was requested to conduct an investigation and at this time the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Detective Matthew Peterson or Sergeant Scott Landen at (909) 387-3589.
Station: Homicide Detail
Phone No. (909) 387-3589
Case No. DR# 171410145 H#2014-76