VICTORVILLE – A Fontana man and woman were arrested after threatening school officials and possessing weapons in the school zone on Tuesday.
On May 29, 2018, at around 3:00 p.m., School Resource Officers responded to Silverado High School, located on the 14000 block of Cobalt Road in the City of Victorville for a disturbance. When they arrived they learned that Melvin Lesure Jr, 31, and Jisel Lee, 18, both of Fontana had gone to the school to retaliate against a student who fought their niece. Security responded to diffuse the situation, but the two suspects threatened and pushed them. In order to detain Lesure, security used their pepper spray. Lee and the niece ran toward their vehicle. Security was able to detain all three while deputies responded.
When deputies arrived they took Lesure and Lee into custody. During a search, deputies located an electronic stun gun, pepper spray, and a loaded 40 caliber semi-automatic handgun. Both were booked at the High Desert Detention Center Lee, for Threatening School Officials and Lesure, for Possession of a Firearm in a School Zone. Both are being held in lieu of $25,000 and are scheduled to appear at the Victorville Superior Court on Thursday, May 31, 2018.For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News group, US News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram!
This article was written by a staff member of the 24/7 Headline News Organization
Latest posts by Staff Writer (see all)
- Barstow Man Arrested for Attempted Robbery and Assault - Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
- Fontana Man Stabs His Grandfather Around 20 Times in Face and Head - Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
- Authorities Seeking Whereabouts of Suspect in Murder of Mother and Daughter - Thursday, December 6th, 2018
- Silverado High School Campus: Photo by Gary Martin | 24/7 Headline News