Friday , 28 October 2016
San Bernardino County Sheriff
San Bernardino County Sheriff

Two Men Arrested in Suspected Chop Shop Operation

EL MIRAGE-(  Three stolen vehicles were located in the 19100 block of Moonbeam Road in El Mirage Monday afternoon. A deputy from the Victor Valley station arrived to investigate a report of stolen vehicles at the residence. Upon arrival the deputy located the stolen vehicles, all in various stages of being stripped or chopped.

Authorities said that three suspects were at the home of the recovered vehicle including  20-year-old Jose Ochoa, 18-year-old Anthony Ledesma and an adult female. Ochoa and Ledesma, both El Mirage residents, were arrested and booked at the High Desert Detention Center.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at (760) 552-6844. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1(800) 78-CRIME(27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

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