EDITOR’S NOTE: All information for these reports comes from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department. The most recent events are listed first. We publish the names of those who are arrested in Lucerne Valley as well as Lucerne Valley residents who are arrested elsewhere in San Bernardino County.
By KRIS REILLY
BOOKINGS (WARRANTS): On Nov. 17 at 11:11 a.m. in the 32000 area of Highway 18, three Lucerne Valley men were arrested for warrants. Dale Allen Ramage, 55, was arrested on $675,000 worth of misdemeanor warrants related to six charges of public intoxication. Kim Steven Koesis, 51, was arrested on $15,000 worth of misdemeanor warrants related to five charges including trespassing on a railway, two charges of failure to appear in court and other unspecified charges. Angelo Douglas Azzato, 46, was arrested on a $50,000 misdemeanor warrant related to a charge of trespassing. Koesis and Azzato were being held at the Victor Valley Jail, while Ramage was being held at the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga.
BOOKING (VARIOUS): On Nov. 15 at 12:09 a.m. in the area of Post Office Road and Rabbit Springs Road, 35-year-old Jonathan Robert Lauer was arrested on suspicion of possession of controlled substance paraphernalia and possession of tool(s) intended for use in breaking and entering a building or vehicle. He was later released awaiting trial.
BOOKING (DUI CAUSING INJURY): On Nov. 14 at 1:29 p.m. in the area of Highway 18 and Joshua Road, 46-year-old Christine Ann Duarte of Lucerne Valley was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence resulting in bodily injury. She was being held at the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga on $100,000 bail.
CITATION (SHOPLIFTING): On Nov. 12 at 6:09 p.m., a man was cited on suspicion of shoplifting. Further information was not released.
VANDALISM: On Nov. 11 at 3:54 p.m. in the 34000 area of Old Woman Springs Road, a caller reported that he found a large-caliber bullet hole in his metal garage door. The round apparently went through the door, through a metal cabinet and through a metal storage container. The area across from the home is open desert; it was unknown where the shot came from.
ASSAULT: On Nov. 11 at 10 a.m. in the 32000 area of Emerald Road, a caller reported that at there was a fight at the location. A deputy was at the scene 11 minutes later but the suspect(s) had fled the scene. The deputy took an assault report. No further information was available.
VANDALISM: On Nov. 10 at 2:39 p.m. in the 32000 area of Emerald Road, a caller reported that her estranged husband poured a jug of oil all over her driveway and kicked her car door, leaving a dent, then left. A deputy planned to file a report.
RECOVERED VEHICLE: On Nov. 10 at 2:35 p.m. in the 10000 area of Custer Avenue, a caller reported that he found a quad parked in a horse barn at the location. The quad was found to be stolen. Further information was not available.
RECOVERED VEHICLE: On Nov. 10 at 8:02 a.m., a caller reported that her son found a dirtbike in the desert south of Old Woman Springs Road near Medanos. The bike had been reported stolen. Further information was not available.
THEFT: On Nov. 9 at 1:12 p.m., a caller reported that items were stolen from sheds at a location in the 14000 area of Camp Rock Road. The items included a generator and stereo speakers. A deputy planned to file a report.
GRAND THEFT AUTO: On Nov. 7 at 10:33 a.m. in the 10000 area of Calle De Paz, a caller reported that a disabled blue 1999 Volkswagen Jetta was stolen from the location sometime the previous night.