Police Search For Killer Of San Bernardino Neighborhood Watch President

SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) — A $10,000 reward has been offered as police search for a killer in San Bernardino.

Reward Offered For San Bernardino Gunman

The victim, Tyrone Jones, was a neighborhood watch president and was committed to stopping violence in the community, according to authorities.

“Mr. Jones was somebody who was doing what he could to make his community better,” San Bernardino Assistant Police Chief Jarrod Burguan said. “He was part of this group that would [assist)] the youth in this community, watching out for his community and doing what he could to contribute and make it a better place.”

San Bernardino police are now searching for the gunman who took his life on Oct. 14.

The suspect is described as an older black teenage male, standing about 5-foot-8 with a stocky build of about 200 pounds. He was last spotted wearing a black T-shirt with camouflage shorts.


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