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Saturday March 18th, 2023 :: 08:09 p.m. PDT


Juvenile Suspect Arrested for the Murder of an Adelanto Man

DATE/TIME:   March 17, 2023 / 6:15 p.m.

INCIDENT:   PC 187 (a) - Murder

LOCATION:   14400 Block of Clemson Court, Adelanto

SUSPECT(S):   Male Juvenile, 17-years-old, Resident of Adelanto, CA 

VICTIM(S):   Donald Sullivan, 30-years-old, Resident of Adelanto, CA (Deceased)

On Friday, March 17, 2023, at 6:15 p.m., deputies from the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to the 14400 block of Clemson Court, in Adelanto, for a report of an assault with a weapon.  When deputies arrived, they located the victim, identified as Donald Sullivan, lying in the street with multiple gunshot wounds.  Sullivan was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Through investigation, the suspect was identified as a 17-year-old male resident of Adelanto.  The suspect was located soon after and arrested without incident.

Sheriff’s Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail responded and assumed the investigation. No further details are available for release.  

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Homicide Detail at 909-890-4904.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous should contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or go to

Refer:   Detective B. Becker

Station:   Homicide Detail

Phone No.   909-890-4904

Case No.   DR# 242300652  H# 2023-032

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

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San Bernardino, CA 92408

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