Fontana man with loaded gun arrested at Victorville mall – VVNG.com

VICTORVILLE, CA (VVNG.com) — A Fontana man was arrested in Victorville after witnesses called 911 and reported a man with a gun in a busy parking lot.

It happened on Monday, May 20, 2022, just before 3:00 p.m., in the 14000 block of US Highway 395.

Victorville Police Department deputies responded and contacted the suspect identified as 23 years old Andrew Herrera standing near his vehicle, officials said.

(picture: google maps)

Officials said deputies searched the suspect’s vehicle and recovered ammunition and a loaded handgun.

Herrera was arrested and incarcerated at the High Desert Detention Center for carrying a loaded firearm in a public place and carrying a firearm, not the registered owner.

According to public arrest records, Herrera was released on bail the next day and has no scheduled court appearance.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001.

Callers who wish to remain anonymous are asked to call the We-Tip hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you can leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

Fontana resident Andrew Herrera arrested in Victorville
(photo courtesy of Victorville Police Department)

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Edwin S. Wolfe