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Adelanto man barricades himself after firing gun during domestic dispute – VVNG.com

ADELANTO, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A 35-year-old Adelanto man was arrested on Sunday, July 7, 2024, after an altercation with his wife led him to fire a firearm and subsequently barricade himself in his home.

The incident occurred at approximately 6:21 p.m. on Golden Street, prompting a response from Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies.

According to sheriff’s officials, the suspect had gotten into a physical fight with his wife. As she was leaving the house with their son, he pulled out a handgun and fired one shot into the garage floor before barricading himself inside the residence.

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Specialized Enforcement Division (SED) was called in to assist. After several hours of negotiations, the suspect was identified as Fabian GuerreroHe surrendered peacefully and was arrested.

A search of the home, conducted pursuant to a search warrant, revealed the presence of the handgun used in the incident along with eleven additional firearms, one of which was reported stolen in Morgan Hill, California.

Authorities confirmed the suspect was under the influence of narcotics at the time of his arrest. He is currently facing charges of spousal abuse, being under the influence of a controlled substance while armed, and shooting into an inhabited dwelling. The suspect is being held at the High Desert Detention Center and has been set on $250,000 bail.

The investigation remains active and anyone with information is encouraged to contact Deputy A. Sulikhanyan at the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station at 760-552-6800. Anonymous tips may also be submitted through We-Tip at 800-78CRIME or www.wetip.com.

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