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SBSD - Morongo Basin Sheriff's Department
Monday February 25th, 2019 :: 08:10 a.m. PST


A mother is arrested after deputies find her three minor children living in deplorable conditions

DATE/TIME: Sunday, February 24, 2019/5:20 pm

INCIDENT: Penal Code 273 (A) (A) Willful Cruelty to a Child

LOCATION: 2100 block of Monument lane, Twentynine Palms

SUSPECT: Kathryn Conrado, age 29 a resident of Twentynine Palms

VICTIMS: Confidential: Three minor children, age 1, 9 and 10

On Sunday, February 24th, deputies assigned to the Morongo Basin Station responded to a welfare check in the 2100 block of Monument Lane in the City of Twentynine Palms. When the deputies arrived at the location, they discovered the residence was occupied by Kathryn Conrado and her three minor children. Deputies located an overwhelming amount of animal feces and animal urine embedded on to the carpet, bedding, and clothing throughout the residence.

Deputies located trash and rotten food throughout the residence. The victims were living in an unsuitable and unsafe environment due to the conditions located within the residence. Children and Family Service responded to the location and took custody of the three victims.

Kathryn Conrado was arrested and booked into the West Valley Detention Center for Penal Code Penal Code 273 (A) (A) Willful Cruelty to Child in lieu of 100,000 bail.

Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760)366-4175. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME.

Refer: Deputy E. Gonzalez
Station: Morongo Basin Station
Case #: 201900276
Phone No. (760) 366-4175

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

SBSD - Morongo Basin Sheriff's Department
63665 Twentynine Palms Highway
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

Emergency: 9-1-1

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