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Possession of Heroin +Felony Charges



The Big Bear Sheriff Multi-Enforcement Team (MET) of the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department, served a search warrant at a Big Bear City residence, Sunday evening 8:00 P.M. January 27, 2019.  An ongoing investigation led Sheriff Deputies to believe that narcotics sales were taking place at the Glencove Drive in Big Bear City location.


The MET Deputies identified Trenton Sypniewski-Siep and Jesse Siep as two of the subjects at the residence. During the search, Sheriff Deputies found Trenton Sypniewski-Siep to be in possession of a loaded firearm while being under the influence of a controlled substance. He was also in possession of other illegal weapons.  


Jesse Siep was found to be under the influence of a controlled substance and in possession of paraphernalia. As a result of the search, MET Deputies seized heroin, scales, and other paraphernalia consistent with the use and sale of illegal narcotics.

Trenton Sypniewski-Siep was booked into the Big Bear Jail on felony charges of possessing a controlled substance for sale and being under the influence of a controlled substance while in possession of a loaded firearm, as well as possession of unlawful paraphernalia and weapons.


Jesse Siep was issued a citation on misdemeanor charges of being under the influence of a controlled substance and possessing unlawful paraphernalia. Additionally, Jesse Siep was cited for outstanding misdemeanor warrants for vandalism, possession of burglary tools, and a pending previous charge of possession of unlawful paraphernalia.

Trenton Sypniewski-Siep remains in custody at West Valley Detention Center in lieu of $60,000 bail, with an arraignment hearing held January 29, 2019 in San Bernardino County Superior Court.


Captain Mitch Dattilo 

San Bernardino County Sheriff -Big Bear Sheriff Department  

477 Summit Boulevard, Big Bear Lake, CA 92315

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