Mail Theft Arrests
On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, Jurupa Valley Special Enforcement Team (SET) deputies and members of the Riverside County Gang Task Force Region 7 served a felony arrest warrant for a parolee-at-large at a residence in the 5000 block of Shire Lane, Jurupa Valley. Upon deputies’ arrival, Christopher Rodriguez-Coronado (age 27 of Jurupa Valley) fled on foot and was apprehended with the assistance of the Sheriff’s helicopter. Deputies recovered stolen mail and a stolen vehicle on his property.
Deputies contacted Joselyn Gutierrez (age 26 of Fontana) inside a vehicle parked in front of the house. During a search of her vehicle, deputies recovered methamphetamine and hundreds of pieces of stolen mail and credit cards from victims throughout Jurupa Valley, Eastvale, Corona, Riverside, and Los Angeles.
Gutierrez was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and possession of stolen property. Rodriguez-Coronado was arrested and booked for warrants, vehicle theft, and possession of stolen property.
On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, about 7:00 PM, while conducting follow-up investigation, Gang Task Force Region 7 served arrest warrants for Trevor Burton (age 37 of Jurupa Valley) at a residence in the 6000 block of Morton Avenue, Jurupa Valley. After a short foot pursuit, he was taken into custody. Deputies contacted Christopher Lipscomb (age 19 of Jurupa Valley) in a trailer on the property. During a parole search of the trailer, deputies recovered a loaded handgun, over two ounces of methamphetamine, devices used to manufacture fraudulent documents, fraudulent credit cards, and dozens of stolen driver’s licenses.
Burton and Lipscomb were arrested and booked for being felons in possession of a firearm, possession of a controlled substance for sales, identity theft, and gang enhancements.
Anyone with additional information is encouraged to call Sergeant Frank Lodes at the Jurupa Valley Station, 951-955-2734. Persons who wish to report criminal activity and wish to remain anonymous can call crime stoppers at 800-78-CRIME (800-782-7463) or 800-47-DRUGS (800-473-7847). You can also leave anonymous information at www.riversidesheriff.org/tipline or www.wetip.com.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.