‚ÄčTwo Homicide Suspects Arrested

in Big Bear City


Friday October 30th, Big Bear Sheriff Deputies of the Station responded to a call of a ‘man down’. Upon the arrival of the Sheriff Deputies, they discovered a male  subject lying in the roadway, south of Big Bear Boulevard and Starvation Flats Road. 

The subject was transported by Big Bear Fire ambulance to Bear Valley Community Hospital and pronounced deceased. Investigators believed the subject was the victim of a homicide.

Detectives from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Homicide Division responded to Big Bear Lake and joined the Big Bear Sheriff Detectives to investigate the murder incident.

During the course of the investigation, Homicide Detectives learned both suspects and the victim are related. The three attempted to rob another individual in the Holcomb Creek area. During the course of the armed robbery, the intended victim confronted the suspects. Alexander Miskam sustained life threatening injuries and was transported away from the scene by another suspect.

Alexander Miskam was driven to the area of Big Bear Boulevard and Starvation Flats Road, where he was discovered by others.

As a result of the investigation, Sarah and Dusty Miskam were arrested on charges of P.C. 187 (murder) and P.C. 211 (armed robbery). Both were booked at the Big Bear Lake jail, where they are currently being held without bail.