ADELANTO, Ca. – A 19-year-old Victorville man was arrested for the murder of a 19-year-old Adelanto man, authorities said.
On Thursday, May 20, 2021, at around 2:40 a.m. deputies from the Victor Valley/Adelanto Station responded to an apartment complex located at 11214 Chamberlaine Way in the City of Adelanto. When they arrived they found Isiah Alvarado lying unresponsive in the parking lot. Despite life-saving measures, Alvarado was pronounced deceased at the scene.
Homicide detectives responded to the scene in order to conduct an investigation. Through investigation, it was determined that Alvarado was talking to subjects in a vehicle in the parking lot. Alvarado was shot and the vehicle fled the area. Jamie Fernando Morales was determined to be the person responsible for the death of Alvarado. On Saturday, May 22, 2021, Morales was located at a Victorville home and was taken into custody without incident. He was transported to Sheriff’s Headquarters in San Bernardino where he was interviewed. Following the interview, Morales was arrested for murder.
The investigation is ongoing and detectives urge anyone with information, or anyone who witnessed the incident, to contact Detective Tony Romero, Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail at (909)387-3589. Callers can remain anonymous and contact WeTip at 800-78CRIME or www.wetip.com.
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