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Sunday October 6th, 2019 :: 09:14 p.m. PDT


Homicide Detectives arrested Robert Vance of Apple Valley for the murder of Heidi Vance

DATE/TIME: Saturday, October 5, 2019           9:42 p.m.
INCIDENT:   Murder Investigation
LOCATION: 16000 block of Rancherias Rd., Apple Valley
SUSPECT:   Robert Vance, 51 years old, resident of Apple Valley
VICTIM:        Heidi Vance, 53 years old, resident of Apple Valley
On Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 9:42 p.m. deputies responded to a home on Rancherias Rd. for a reported shooting.  Deputies arrived and found the victim, Heidi Vance inside the home, unresponsive and suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Heidi was pronounced deceased at the scene. Deputies contacted the suspect, Robert Vance, at the scene and he was detained without incident.
Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives responded to conduct the investigation. Detectives determined that Robert and Heidi are husband and wife and they were involved in an argument prior to the shooting. No other details are being released at this time.
Robert Vance was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center for Murder.
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information, or anyone who witnessed the incident, is asked to contact Detective Nicholas Clark, Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail at (909)387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact WeTip at 800-78CRIME or
Refer:           Detective Nicholas Clark or Sergeant Ryan Smith
Station:         Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail
Phone No.    (909)387-3589
Case No.      181904792    H#2019-97
JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department             

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