VICTORVILLE, Calif. (VVNG.com) — Police arrested three suspects after they walked out of a local market without paying for several items, officials said.
It happened on September 20, 2019, at the Vallarta Supermarket in the 12300 block of Mariposa Road in Victorville.
At about 4:30 pm, the suspects, identified as Billy Davis, 64, a resident of North Richland, TX, Antron Allen, 35, and Ronald Henyard, 57, both residents of Victorville entered the business and placed multiple items in a shopping cart, officials said.
According to a sheriff’s news release, “they exited the store without paying for the merchandise. A loss prevention officer for the business followed them to their vehicle and requested they return the stolen items. One of the suspects showed the loss prevention officer a handgun in his waistband and told him to get away.”
Officials said the suspects placed some of the stolen items in the vehicle and left the rest in the shopping cart, before driving away.
Deputies were able to identify the suspects and located them a short time later, near North Star Avenue and Amethyst Road.
The suspects were arrested and booked at High Desert Detention Center for robbery. They are scheduled to appear in Victorville Superior Court on September 24, 2019.
Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Deputy J. Musgrave at the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760) 956-5001.
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.