WANTED for Murder
& Armed Robbery
are searching for an armed and dangerous suspect Phillip Williamson wanted for
murder & strong arm robbery
San Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies assigned to the
Apple Valley Police Department responded
suspicious circumstances call at a residence and an investigation a strong
robbery on Wisconsin Street at 10:00 A.M. Friday, August 30, 2019.
The victim, 76 year-old Brian St.
John, reported that the suspect, Phillip Williamson 37 years old, a resident of Hesperia, confronted him at his home and forced him to give him
several hundred dollars and a handgun. The victim advised the Deputies that the
suspect told him to look inside the vehicle he was driving, a white Hyundai, as
there was a deceased female inside. The victim (St. John) believed there was a
body partially hidden inside the vehicle.
The suspect (Williamson) then fled
the location in the Hyundai. Through investigation, the Deputies
determined Williamson lived at a home in Hesperia. Deputies from the
Hesperia Police Department responded to Williamson’s residence in the 19100
block of Yucca Street and found evidence of a struggle and secured the location.
Based on this information, the Deputies obtained a search warrant for the
residence and an arrest warrant for Phillip Williamson.
San Bernardino County Sheriff Specialized Investigators,
Homicide Detail and the Specialized Enforcement Division (SED) responded to
assist in the investigation.
At approximately 10:40 P.M. Friday
evening, the white Hyundai was located abandoned in a dirt field near Wisconsin
Street in Apple Valley. The (Homicide) victim, Brandi
Jones, was found deceased inside the vehicle. 35 years old Brandi Jones is resident of Hesperia.
investigators have determined that the suspect was known to the victims prior
to the incidents.
Phillip Williamson remains outstanding and is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to immediately