Redlands East Valley High School
15-year old Arrested
January 31, 2019, a Redlands East Valley High School student reported to school
officials that another student was in the possession of a firearm and
ammunition at a Redlands East Valley High School campus. Immediately the school
resource officer notified the San Bernardino County Sheriff. The suspect was detained
A search of the 15-year-old male student discovered
that he was in possession of a gun in his backpack. The firearm and a magazine with ammunition
were taken into custody of the Sheriff Deputies. The suspect brought his
step-father's gun to the campus in his backpack and showed it to a friend.
Bernardino County Sheriff Investigators assumed the investigation. A search
warrant was served at the suspect's residence and recovered another firearm
from the home, which belonged to the suspect's step-father, as well.
East Valley High School is located in the city of Redlands on Colton Avenue.
suspect was arrested for a felony, PC 626.9(b)- Possession of a Firearm on a
School Campus and booked at the San Bernardino County Juvenile Hall. The
investigation is ongoing, and there is no evidence of an immediate threat on the
with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the San Bernardino
County Sheriff Central Station at (909) 387-3545. 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 www.wetip.com