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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME:   Sunday, March 2, 2014 / 9:21 p.m.


INCIDENT:     PC 187 - Murder


LOCATION:    7300 block of Saladin Avenue in Twenty-nine Palms


VICTIM:           Steven Kohus, age 26 of Twenty-nine Palms


SUSPECTS:   Brock Myers, age 22 of Twenty-nine Palms



***Update Wednesday, March 5, 2014***



The victim has been identified as Steven Kohus, age 26 of Twenty-nine Palms



On Sunday, March 2, 2014, at about 9:21 p.m., deputies from Twenty-nine Palms/Morongo Basin Station responded to the report of a shooting that had occurred at a residence in the 7300 block of Saladin Avenue in Twenty-nine Palms.  Upon arrival, deputies located the victim suffering for an apparent gunshot wound.  Medical personnel responded to the location and the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.         


The suspect, Brock Myers, was also located at the residence and immediately detained by deputies.


Investigators from the Sheriff’s Homicide Detail responded and are currently conducting the investigation.

The suspect, Brock Myers, was arrested without incident, transported and booked into the Morongo Basin Jail for Murder.   


The investigation is ongoing; anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact Detective Daniel Rodriguez or Sergeant Rick Bessinger 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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