FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

June 11, 2022

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY – On June 10, 2022, our Office received reports from Chino Hills Sheriff’s Station which led to ten felony charges filed against Peter Anthony McGuire (59) of Chino Hills. McGuire is accused of kidnapping, torturing, raping and disfiguring a woman he imprisoned in his Chino Hills home for six months. The victim escaped and was spotted by bystanders at a nearby park who alerted law enforcement. She is currently being treated at a local hospital for her injuries.

The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has filed the following felony charges against defendant McGuire:

(1) PC206 – TORTURE

(2) PC209(b)(1) – KIDNAPPING TO COMMIT ANOTHER CRIME

(3) PC207(a) – KIDNAPPING

(4) PC203 – MAYHEM

(5) PC245(a)(1) – ASSAULT WITH A DEADLY WEAPON

(6) PC236 – FALSE IMPRISONMENT BY VIOLENCE

(7) PC261(a)(2) – FORCIBLE RAPE

(8) PC286(c)(2)(A) – SODOMY BY USE OF FORCE

(9) PC287(c)(2)(A) – FORCIBLE ORAL COPULATION

(10) PC286(c)(2)(A) – SODOMY BY USE OF FORCE

The San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office has additionally filed special allegations for counts five through ten; personal infliction of great bodily injury, administering a controlled substance during commission of a sex crime, and infliction of great bodily injury during a sex offense.

McGuire fled from his home in Chino Hills, but due to the diligent investigative work of San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department and Sheriff’s Specialized Enforcement Division (SED) he was apprehended and taken into custody the morning of June 11, 2022.

McGuire is being held with no bail and is scheduled for arraignment Monday June 13, 2022 at 8:30am at Rancho Cucamonga Superior Court.

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For media inquiries please contact

Jacquelyn Rodriguez, Public Affairs Officer

publicaffairs@sbcda.org

(909) 382-3665

Court Case Number – FWV22001982

DA Case Number – 2022-00-0031594

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