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SBSD - Headquarters
Tuesday August 2nd, 2022 :: 11:37 a.m. PDT


Detectives Investigating an In-Custody Death at the West Valley Detention Center

DATE/TIME:   August 1, 2022 / 1:11 p.m.

INCIDENT:   In-Custody Death Investigation

LOCATION:  West Valley Detention Center, 9500 Etiwanda Avenue, Rancho Cucamonga


VICTIM(S):   William Enyart, 33-years-old, Resident of Apple Valley

On Monday, August 1, 2022, deputies at the West Valley Detention Center responded to an unresponsive inmate, identified as William Enyart.  Deputies and jail medical staff performed CPR for several minutes before Rancho Cucamonga Fire Department responded and pronounced Enyart deceased.  

The Specialized Investigations Division also responded and assumed the investigation.  

Deputies from the Apple Valley Sheriff’s Station arrested Enyart on Wednesday, July 27, 2022, for PC 69 – Resisting an Executive Officer after responding to a call for service.  He was booked in at the High Desert Detention Center and later transferred to the West Valley Detention Center for medical care.

An autopsy will be conducted by the Coroner’s Office to determine the cause of death.  

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact the Specialized Investigations Division at 909-890-4908.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous should contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or go to

Refer:   Detective M. Rivas

Station:   Specialized Investigations Division

Phone No.   909-890-4908

Case No.   DR# 602200096 / H# 2022-098

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

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San Bernardino, CA 92408

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