YUCCA VALLEY >> A distraught household is asking for the general public’s assist to discover a pendant, which accommodates the ashes of their just lately-deceased toddler, stolen Friday throughout a brazen daytime break-in, sheriff’s officers stated.
“The kid’s ashes have been positioned inside two pendant necklace urns, certainly one of which was reported stolen,” based on a sheriff’s press launch. “The urn is within the form of a cross and has the phrase ‘Religion’ inscribed on one aspect.”
The pendant, together with a number of different gadgets, have been stolen Friday when the victims got here residence to the 57000 block of Hidden Gold Drive to discover a unusual man inside.
The home-owner confronted the suspect, later recognized as Charles Roberts, 18, who ran out and jumped right into a darkish-coloured car, in line with the assertion.
By way of an investigation, deputies discovered Roberts at Black Rock Excessive Faculty in Yucca Valley and through a consent search of Roberts’ car, a few of the reported stolen property was recovered, officers stated. It wasn’t instantly clear if Roberts was a scholar on the faculty, however he had attended the highschool prior to now, officers stated.
The Morongo Basin station’s Yucca Valley MET Staff served a search warrant at Roberts’ house on San Marino Drive however have been unable to seek out any extra gadgets taken in the course of the break-in, authorities stated. Nevertheless, they did find a stolen firearm which was related to an unrelated investigation.
Whereas on the residence, Martin Guzman, 20, arrived on the scene. Throughout a search of Guzman’s car, deputies discovered a loaded firearm and Guzman was arrested for carrying a loaded firearm. The connection between the lads was not disclosed.
Anybody with info as to the whereabouts of the necklace can contact the sheriff’s Morongo Basin station at 760-366-4175.