Peace Officer to JAIL
Yucaipa Police Officers & San
Bernardino County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched on a Domestic Violation Report
and Violence Restraining Order, early Thursday June 1 at 1:20 A.M.
The suspect was identified as Leonard
Gerra of Redlands, California. Gerra had made comments to the victim causing
the victim to believe he may attempt to harm or injure the victim.
During the Thursday morning investigation,
Sheriff Deputies observed Gerra driving in the area of the victim’s residence
and initiated a traffic stop. Gerra failed to yield and led Deputies on a
pursuit through Mentone, Redlands, Highland, north on State Route 330 and to State
Spike-strips were deployed by Big Bear
Sheriff Deputies, that soon after were successful at stopping Gerra’s vehicle. The pursuit came to a halt in
Big Bear Lake at Simonds Drive and Big Bear Boulevard (near Big Bear Marina).
Gerra was arrested
and booked at the West Valley Detention Center for felony violation of a
domestic violence restraining order, felony evading and for a felony no-bail
warrant for corporal injury to a spouse or cohabitant.
Anyone with information
about this crime, call
WeTip at 800-78-CRIME
Or visit WeTip
website at www.wetip.com