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Authorities: Adelanto teen slices classmate’s arm with razor

ADELANTO — A teenage girl was arrested Monday after cutting a classmate’s arm with a razor blade, authorities said.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said in a Tuesday news release the altercation occurred on a school bus after another student accused the victim of making fun of the 13-year-old suspect. She cut the victim’s arm with a razor blade when the accusations were denied, authorities said.The incident occurred shortly after […]

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Suspect sought after Adelanto burglary last Friday

ADELANTO — Authorities have asked for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted for a burglary that occurred last Friday.San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said in a Tuesday news release the suspect was found at a home in the 14800 block of Providence Road just before 8 p.m. last Friday. A deputy shot at the suspect when he allegedly did not comply with the deputy’s commands but the suspect fled the scene, authorities said. […]

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Mavericks claim victory after ruling

ADELANTO — High Desert Mavericks ownership was claiming victory Monday after a judge ruled the city could not proceed on an expedited schedule with an eviction filing against the minor league baseball team.A San Bernardino County judge granted a motion by attorneys for Main Street California LLC to quash the five-day summons in the city’s unlawful detainer civil suit. City spokesman Michael Stevens said the judge merely requested the city serve a 30-day summons.The […]

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Child playing with lighter suffers third-degree burns

ADELANTO — A 7-year-old boy playing with a lighter suffered third-degree burns early Friday morning, officials told the Daily Press.At approximately 5:30 a.m., deputies from the Adelanto Sheriff’s Station and firefighters with the San Bernardino County Fire Department responded to the 18000 block of Jonathan Street for calls of a burned child, officials said.The victim, a 7-year-old boy, was found with third-degree burns on his chest, neck and face after his clothes […]

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Adelanto fixes zone change that trapped property owners

ADELANTO — The City Council approved a code amendment this week to mitigate problems with a re-zoning 18 months ago that stonewalled many property owners in a section of Adelanto east of City Hall seeking to sell or re-finance their homes.The October 2014 re-zoning from “residential” to “business park” in a swath of the city east of Highway 395, north of Air Expressway and south of Chamberlaine Way also closed off reverse mortgages as an option for elderly homeowners.At […]

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Adelanto man killed in crash during police chase

SAN BERNARDINO — Authorities said a 33-year-old Adelanto man was killed when his car was broadsided by two suspects in a stolen vehicle during a high-speed police chase in San Bernardino.The San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner said Cornelius Holly died after a crash before dawn Tuesday on an on-ramp to Interstate 215.Police Lt. Rich Lawhead said the crash happened at 4:36 a.m. at the intersection of Fifth Street and the I-215 on-ramp. The stolen vehicle was travelling […]

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County Board of Education to oversee Desert Trails

ADELANTO — After enduring more than three months of suspense, Desert Trails Preparatory Academy staff and supporters finally received the news they’ve been hoping for on Monday — their school will be rechartered.“Words cannot express how much joy and relief parents, scholars and our staff feel knowing our school has earned a full five-year charter renewal from the County,” DTPA Director Debra Tarver said. […]

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Adelanto man arrested on suspicion of sexually abusing child

ADELANTO — Authorities said Tuesday a man was arrested on suspicion of various charges of sexually abusing a child.Aldo Giovanni Caravantes, 39, of Adelanto, was arrested on suspicion of lewd or lascivious acts with a child last Thursday. San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials said in a Tuesday news release Caravantes was identified as the suspect of an ongoing sexual assault of a little girl after a local school counselor reported a sexual assault […]

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Adelanto man arrested on suspicion of transporting marijuana after crashing into patrol car

ADELANTO — A man who allegedly crashed into a patrol unit was later arrested on suspicion of transporting marijuana, officials told the Daily Press on Wednesday.The incident occurred just before 4:45 a.m. Wednesday, according to San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department officials. Deputy Will Fifita of the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station had stopped on Lupin Road just west of Verbena Road in Adelanto with his headlights on after having heard an off-road motorcycle […]

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Mavs’ season could start under cloud

ADELANTO — The High Desert Mavericks’ baseball season is likely to start with team ownership and the city locked in litigation, a less-than-ideal situation for both sides that runs the risk of a casting a potentially awkward shadow overhead.A key hearing on the city’s legal effort to evict the Mavericks from city-owned Stater Bros. Stadium is set to be heard March 28, while hearings in two lawsuits filed by team ownership Main Street California, LLC to compel arbitration and to […]

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