‚Äč  Autopsy Results of Fatalities

Discovered at Cougar Crest Trail Revealed  


Saturday, March 25, 2020, 9:24 A.M an advisory was released to the press by San Bernardino Sheriff/Coroner John McMahon.   

Sheriff Homicide Detectives released updated information related to the death investigation of local to Big Bear Valley, Paul Stockwell and Ria Williams 

UPDATE: March 25, 2020
San Bernardino County Sheriff Detectives have received autopsy and test results related to the deaths of Ria Gabriella Williams and Paul Stockwell. The Coroner has concluded the cause of death for Williams was a gunshot wound and the manner of her death was ruled a suicide.

The cause of death for Stockwell was also a gunshot wound. The manner of Stockwell’s death was undetermined, although Detectives discovered evidence which was consistent with Stockwell also committing suicide.

During the initial investigation, Detectives recovered a gun at the scene which was registered to Stockwell.

Detectives appreciate the patience and understanding of the Big Bear community during this lengthy investigation.

SUMMARY of Initial Investigation: SEE this website:  http://www.bigbearlake.net/etnews/Missing-Couple-Found-Dead-