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3 Victorville teens arrested for selling stolen property on Facebook

VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) – Three Victorville teen’s were arrested for selling stolen merchandise on Facebook, officials said.

On January 26, 2018, deputies from Victorville Police Department’s Retail Theft Division began an investigation into information received about stolen merchandise being sold on Facebook.

During the investigation, deputies discovered Marshay Horton, 19, who is currently on probation for a previous grand theft charge, was selling merchandise stolen from multiple stores inside the Mall of Victor Valley, officials said.

Deputies conducted a probation check at Horton’s home, in the 14500 block of Tucson Street where they located and recovered a large amount of stolen merchandise.

“During the search of Horton’s home, deputies received further information that led them to another residence where additional stolen items were located,” stated a sheriff’s news release.

Horton was arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center for receiving stolen property and violation of probation.

Additionally, Danielle Jones, 18, and Myisha Davis, 18, were both cited for possession of stolen property.

Deputies are continuing their investigation into this case, following up on additional information they received.

Anyone with information about this investigation, to include other involved parties, is asked to contact the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.

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