Armed Suspect Charges Deputies, 

Officer Involved Shooting Occurs


Monday January 10, 2022, the San Bernardino County Sheriff Specialized Enforcement Division were working in conjunction with U.S. Marshall officers to locate and apprehend a suspect wanted for attempted murder in Grand Terrace. The suspect was located in a vehicle in a parking lot in the of Victoria Gardens Lane, also the location of Bass Pro Shops.

Initially the suspect refused to comply with commands to exit the vehicle, when a less lethal round was deployed into the vehicle. Suddenly he exited the vehicle, armed with a knife, and advanced on the SBC Sheriff Deputies and U.S. Marshall Inspector.

An Officer-involved shooting occurred. The Sheriff Deputies and medical personnel rendered medical aid however the suspect was pronounced deceased at the scene. No other injuries occurred.   

San Bernardino County Sheriff Specialized Enforcement Division Investigations Division responded and are conducting the investigation. 

Anyone with information or anyone who may have witnessed the incident is asked to contact Detective Ian Gosswiller, Specialized Investigations Division at (909) 387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact We-Tip at 800-78CRIME or 

SHANNON D. DICUS, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Headquarters
655 E 3rd Street
San Bernardino, CA 92408