Three men were arrested on Thursday, Nov. 14, in Redlands in connection with multiple burglaries from July 2019 to date, the San Bernardino County Sheriff Department announced today.
According to authorities, Devante McConnell, 26, of San Bernardino; Michael Pruitt, 23, of Rialto; and Nathaniel Johnson, 21, of San Bernardino, were arrested around 9 a.m. in Redlands in connection with multiple burglaries occurred in Loma Linda, Grand Terrace, Chino Hills, Rancho Cucamonga, and Redlands.
The three suspects were charged with PC 459, Burglary, and transported to a local jail, said authorities. McConnell was found to be on parole for PC 459, said authorities.
During the investigation, detectives found that all three suspects were also members of a local criminal street gang who targeted residences while no one was home, said authorities.
The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Valley Gang Team assisted the local police during the arrest and investigation, said authorities. After serving multiple search warrants, the San Bernardino County District Attorney filed multiple counts of burglary against the suspects, said authorities.
Residents were urged to contact authorities if they have any information regarding this case or have been a victim. Residents can make reports by calling (909) 387-3545 or online at WeTip.