Deputies arrest Yucca Valley man for stolen dirt bike and drug lab

YUCCA VALLEY, Calif. - A Yucca Valley man was arrested Wednesday after authorities found him in possession of a stolen dirt bike and for having a drug lab in his apartment.

It happened shortly after 1 p.m., deputies from the Yucca Valley Multiple Enforcement Team conducted a foot patrol at the intersection of Sage Avenue and Cassia Drive in Yucca Valley.

A deputy contacted 21-year-old Lucas Clavet outside an apartment complex. The deputy found Clavet in possession of a stolen 1997 Honda CR250 dirt bike that was reported stolen in Joshua Tree back in June.

A search warrant was obtained for Clavet’s apartment. During the search warrant, deputies found a butane honey oil lab.

The San Bernardino County Inland Regional Narcotics Enforcement Team responded to the scene and took over the investigation. 

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Clavet was arrested for possession of a stolen dirt bike and manufacturing drugs or narcotics and booked into the Morongo Basin Jail on $500,000 bail. 

Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760)366-4175.

Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may contact We-Tip at 1-888-78-CRIME. 

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