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SBSD - Colorado River Sheriffs Department
Wednesday June 19th, 2024 :: 09:48 a.m. PDT


Needles Woman Arrested for Arson

DATE/TIME: June 17, 2024 at approximately 2:05 p.m.

INCIDENT: PC 451(B) - Arson

LOCATION: 800 Block of Downey Street, Needles, CA

SUSPECT(S): Alexis Coogan, 53-Year-Old Female, Resident of Needles, CA

VICTIM(S): Confidential

SUMMARY: On Monday, June 3, 2024, at approximately 3:51 a.m., deputies with the Colorado River Station / Needles Police department responded to a report of a fire near the 800 block of Downey Street in the city of Needles. Through invesigation, it was determined the fire was intentionally started, however the suspect had fled the scene.

On Monday, June 17, 2024, at approximately 2:05 p.m., deputies located the suspect, identified as Alexis Coogan, near the 200 block of G Street. Coogan was consequently arrested for PC 451.(B) - Arson, and was transported to the Colorado River Station jail for booking.  Coogan remains in the custody of the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department with a bail amount of $60,000.00, awaiting a court hearing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy C. Solomon of the Colorado River Station at (760) 326-9200. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may contact the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or may leave information on line at the We-Tip website, 

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Refer: Deputy C. Solomon or Detective J. Gregory

Station: Colorado River Station / Needles Police Department

Phone No. 760-326-9200

Case No. 212400454

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

SBSD - Colorado River Sheriffs Department
1111 Bailey Ave
Needles, CA 92363

Emergency: 9-1-1

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