Receive alerts from your local agencies
...or text your ZIP CODE to 888777 for mobile alerts

Full Notification

SBSD - Headquarters
Thursday December 15th, 2022 :: 04:20 p.m. PST


Human Remains of Three Persons Found, One Identified and Investigation Continues to Identify Two Remaining

DATE/TIME:   November 18, 2022 

INCIDENT:   Human Remains Found – One Person Identified

LOCATION:  Kramer Junction, Barstow

SUSPECT(S):  Unknown

VICTIM 1: Enrique Saltos Gallegos, 38-years-old, Resident of Nuevo, California
VICTIM 2: Unknown – Identification Pending Test Results
VICTIM 3: Unknown – Identification Pending Test Results

On Friday, November 18, 2022, deputies from the Barstow Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of human remains found in a remote area near Kramer Junction.   When deputies arrived, they discovered three sets of human remains.  

The Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail, responded and assumed the investigation.   Through continued investigation, one of the victims was positively identified as Enrique Saltos Gallegos.  Detectives believe the other two victims are possibly two other people who were reported missing with Gallegos, in July of 2022.  Tests are still being conducted on those remains and results have not been confirmed. 

The suspect remains unknown and there are no additional leads.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Homicide Detective B. Chandler at 909-890-4904.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous should call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or go to  

Refer:   Detective B. Chandler

Station:   Specialized Investigation Division – Homicide Detail

Phone No.   909-890-4904

Case No.   DR#082201805  H#2022-151

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

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

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 909-387-3700

Submit an anonymous web tip

Navigate & Discover