CLAREMONT, Calif. (VVNG.com) A special needs clerk working at a Vons in Claremont was assaulted by five Victorville residents, authorities said.
On June 23, 2017, at 4:23 pm. officers with the Claremont Police Department responded to the Vons supermarket at 550 E. Baseline Road reference a strong armed robbery.
Through investigation, officers learned the suspects stole bottles of liquor and cases of water.
“A Courtesy Clerk told the suspects to stop and one of the suspects ran up to the clerk and punched him in the mouth causing injury,” stated a press release.
The suspects fled the location in a 2015 Dodge Caravan. Through investigation, the suspects were positively identified as Selena Montez, 20, Stevie Montez, 18, Candace Sykes, 19, Ryan Anderson, 18, and a 16-year-old female minor, all residents of Victorville.
On June 28, 2017, at 5:00 pm, California Police Department Detectives, officers, and the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Special Enforcement Division, located and arrested all five suspects in the City of Victorville.
The suspects were arrested for 211 PC (Robbery), 182(a) (1) PC (Conspiracy), 459 PC (Burglary), 368(b) (1) PC, Dependent Adult Abuse and 186.22(a) PC, which is a gang enhancement.
Selena Montez, Stevie Montez, Candace Sykes, and Ryan Anderson were booked in lieu of $50,000.00 bail.
The minor was released on a citation to an adult relative with a pending court date.
If you have any additional information regarding this case please contact the Claremont Police Department at 909-399-5411.