DATE/TIME: August 11, 2016 4:05 P.M.
INCIDENT: Homicide Investigation
VICTIM: David Jay Popiolek, age 53 a resident of Newberry Springs
SUSPECT: June Popiolek, age 54 a resident of Newberry Springs
LOCATION: 30000 Block of Harvard Road, Newberry Springs
On Thursday, August 11, 2016, at approximately 4:05 P.M., deputies from
the Barstow Sheriff's Station responded to the report of a shooting in the 30000 block of
Harvard Road in Newberry Springs.
Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the suspect,
June Popiolek, in front of the residence. Deputies located the victim, David Popiolek,
suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Emergency medical personnel arrived on scene
and pronounced David deceased.
Detectives from the Sheriff's Specialized Investigations Division - Homicide
Detail responded to the location to conduct the investigation.
June Popiolek was arrested for PC 187 Murder and booked into the West Valley
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this
incident is urged to contact Detective Michael Warrick or Sergeant Greg Myler at (909)
387-3589. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline
at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at www.wetip.com.
Refer: Detective Michael Warrick or Sergeant Greg Myler
Station: Specialized Investigations Division
Phone No. (909) 387-3589
Case No. DR #081601110 H #2016-065
Credit: Report provided by the San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department.