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SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
Sunday March 19th, 2023 :: 08:21 p.m. PDT


Adelanto Resident Arrested for Assaulting an Elderly Woman

DATE/TIME: Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 6:01pm

                   PC 368(B)(1): ELDER ABUSE
                   PC 417(A)(1): BRANDISHING A DEADLY WEAPON

LOCATION: 18600 Block of Larkspur Road, Adelanto

SUSPECT: Eleanor Gutierrez, 59-years-old, Resident of Adelanto

VICTIM: Female Adult, 65 years-old, Resident of Adelanto

On Saturday, March 18, 2023, at 6:01pm, deputies from the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to a 911 call in 18600 block of Larkspur Road in Adelanto.

According to witnesses, Eleanor Gutierrez and her 65 year-old neighbor were in an argument. Gutierrez brandished a knife and threatened to harm the victim, who is confined to a wheelchair. Gutierrez pulled the victim out of her wheelchair and proceeded to kick her in the head and torso and pull her around by her hair. Gutierrez continued to brandish the knife while punching the victim multiple times.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for her injuries. Eleanor Gutierrez was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center. She is currently being held in lieu of $50,000 bail.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Deputy S. Alvarez, at Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at 760-552-6800. Callers can remain anonymous and contact We-Tip at 800-78CRIME (27463) or 

Refer: Staci Parks

Station: Victor Valley

Phone No.  (760) 552-6845

Case No. 242300657

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

SBSD - Victor Valley Sheriff's Department
11613 Bartlett Ave
Adelanto, CA 92301

Emergency: 9-1-1

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