DATE OF EVENT: 12/28/2019
TYPE OF EVENT: PC 422(a) – Criminal Threats
PC 417(a)(1) – Brandish Deadly Weapon
LOCATION: 300 Blk. S. Warner St. Ridgecrest, Ca.
SUSPECT: Shawn Jaime (44 yoa)
On 12/27/19, at about 1540 hours, Officers were dispatched to the 300 Blk. of S. Warner St. regarding a subject with a baseball bat. Upon arrival, Officers saw a male subject, identified as Shawn Jaime, throw a baseball bat into his residence. Officers contacted Jaime and several subjects across the street. During the investigation, it was found Jaime was involved in a verbal argument with a neighbor across the street. During the argument, Jaime armed himself with a baseball bat and challenged the subjects to come try and fight him. Jaime made threats to several of the neighbors he was going to use the baseball bat to cause serious bodily injury. The neighbors felt threatened. Jaime was arrested and booked into the Ridgecrest Police Department Holding Facility and is being held on $30,000 dollar bail.
Jed McLaughlin, CHIEF OF POLICE
PREPARED BY: Sgt. A. Tucker