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Monday August 29th, 2022 :: 11:31 a.m. PDT


Man Fatally Wounded During Altercation in Victorville

DATE/TIME: August 25, 2022, 9:47 p.m.

INCIDENT: Death Investigation

LOCATION: B Street / 3rd Street, Victorville

DECEDENT: Dominic Alfonso Yanez, 62-Year-Old Resident of Victorville

SUMMARY: On Thursday, August 25, 2022, deputies with the Victorville Police Department were dispatched to an alley near B and 3rd Streets in Victorville, regarding a man who had been shot. The man, later identified as Dominic Yanez, succumbed to his injuries, and was pronounced deceased.

Investigators with Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division responded and assumed the investigation. It was discovered Yanez was armed with a knife and had been involved in an altercation with another person. During the altercation, Yanez was shot. Investigators identified and interviewed all involved parties. At this time, no arrests have been made. The case will be forwarded to the District Attorney’s Office for review.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact Detective Chris Crosswhite, Specialized Investigations Division at (909) 890-4904. Callers can remain anonymous and contact We-Tip at 800-78CRIME or

Refer: Detective Chris Crosswhite or Sergeant Troy Mooradian 

Station: Specialized Investigations Division

Phone No. (909) 890-4904

Case No. DR#1722009964  H#2022-108

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

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San Bernardino, CA 92408

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