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Delivery driver is suspected of stealing thousands of dollars worth of merchandise in Fontana | News

Deputies found a large amount of stolen goods after receiving a report of a theft from a transport driver in Fontana, according to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department.

On June 3 around 10 a.m., deputies from Fontana Sheriff’s Station were dispatched to block 9700 on Calabash Avenue in the western part of Fontana County.

Upon arrival, deputies contacted suspect Juan Cardenas, a 61-year-old resident of San Bernardino. Cardenas was employed as a transport driver and suspected of stealing packages from his employer. During the investigation and based on the evidence gathered, MPs discovered that Cardenas was suspected of stealing several packages.

During a search of Cardenas’s residence, lawmakers found stolen goods worth several thousand dollars. The goods were unopened and some were still in the shipping boxes with the customer’s address placed on them. Deputies made an inventory of the stolen property and returned it to the transport company.

Cardenas was arrested at the West Valley Detention Center on a charge of major theft.

Moreover, Norma Acuna, 61, from San Bernardino was identified as a suspected accomplice in the crimes. Her case report will be sent to the District Attorney for filing.

Anyone with information about this incident is required to contact investigators at the Fontana Sheriff’s Station. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are encouraged to call the We-Tip hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or leave information at www.wetip.com.

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