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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:        Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 1742 hours


INCIDENT:           Death Investigation, Human Skeletal Remains


LOCATION:         48000 Block Silver Valley Road, Newberry Springs CA


SUSPECT(S):       N/A


VICTIM(S):          Undetermined Doe



On Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at approximately 5:42 p.m. a deputy from the Barstow Sheriff’s Station was flagged down by a citizen who discovered human skeletal remains while driving in the open desert area northwest of the intersection of Silver Valley Road and Bon View Avenue in Newberry Springs. 


The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Specialized Investigations Homicide Detail was requested and responded to the location to conduct a death investigation. The remains are unidentified at this time and it is unknown how they came to the location. 


Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is urged to call Detective Daniel Rodriguez or Sergeant Jason Radeleff at (909) 387-3598 at the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Detail. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463).


Refer:                   Detective Daniel Rodriguez or Sergeant Jason Radeleff

Station:                Homicide Detail

Case #:                081400988/ H#2014-66

Phone No.          (909) 387-3589

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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