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Police searching for 3rd suspect in Apple Valley shooting

APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) Police are continuing to search for a 3rd suspect in a  Saturday evening shooting in Apple Valley, officials said.

At about 6:40 p.m., deputies with the Apple Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to shots fired in the 15000 block of Tonekai Road.

San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Spokeswoman Deputy Olivia Bozek said deputies determined a verbal argument happened between the victim and suspect.

“While they were arguing two additional suspects armed with handguns began to shoot at the victim’s vehicle,” stated Bozek.

David Ojeda and William Brown were arrested at the scene of the incident and booked into the High Desert Detention Center. Bozek also confirmed a third suspect remains outstanding.

According to public arrest records, William Brown, 32, was arrested for attempted murder, driving on a suspended license, and is being held in lieu of a 1 million dollar bail. He is scheduled for arraignment in a Victorville courtroom on September 26.

David Ojeda, 33, was arrested for PC245(a)(1) assault with a deadly weapon. He is no longer in custody as of 5:49 p.m., Sunday and has no scheduled court appearance, arrest records showed.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Apple Valley Sheriff’s Station at 760-956-5001.

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