SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) — A $10,000 reward has been offered as police search for a killer in San Bernardino.
The victim, Tyrone Jones, was a neighborhood watch president and was committed to stopping violence in the community, according to authorities.READ MORE: Newsom Proposes $12 Billion Plan To Tackle Homelessness In California
“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.”READ MORE: Man Sues City, LAPD Uncle Over Projectile Wounds During George Floyd Protest
San Bernardino police are now searching for the gunman who took his life on Oct. 14.MORE NEWS: Hundreds Sign Up To Denounce Vaccine Passports At Orange County Board Of Supervisors Meeting
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.