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Suspect arrested in death of San Bernardino man found at school

December 5, 2011 | 12:45 pm

A 20-year-old alleged gang member from El Monte was arrested on suspicion of murder in the death of a man whose body was found at a Muscoy school in early November, authorities said Monday.

Juan Fuentes is accused of shooting and killing Roy Alan Craddock, 25, of San Bernardino. Craddock’s body was found by an employee at Muscoy Elementary School outside of a school building the morning of Nov. 4. Craddock died from multiple gunshot wounds.

According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, investigators tracked down and arrested Fuentes at a friend’s house in El Monte on Saturday. He was arrested on suspicion of murder and participation in a criminal street gang.

Fuentes is being held without bail at the West Valley Detention Center in Rancho Cucamonga.


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