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Press Release: Homicide
Agency: Moreno Valley Police and Central Homicide Unit
Station Area: Moreno Valley
Written Date: 01/18/2019 Time: 3:30 AM
Incident Date: 01/17/2019 Time: 5:05 PM
Incident Location: 23100 block of Denver Ct., Moreno Valley
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Ben Ramirez
File Number(s): MV190170238

Update 01-22-19:

The victim in this case was identified as Ashley Brosious, 23 years of Moreno Valley. This case remains open and the investigation is continuing. The Riverside County Sheriff's Department encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Central Homicide Investigator Loureiro at (951) 955-2777.


On January 17, 2019, at about 5:05 p.m., officers assigned to the Moreno Valley Police Department were dispatched to a medical aid request in the 23100 block of Denver Ct., Moreno Valley. Upon arrival, officers located a deceased female with obvious trauma, inside the residence. Officers detained a male adult, and secured the residence as a crime scene. Moreno Valley Police Detectives responded and began interviewing witnesses. The Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation.

The victim is a white female adult, approximately 20-30 years of age. The victim has not yet been identified. The male suspect, identified as Ricardo Rivera, 22 years of Moreno Valley, was arrested for murder and booked at the Robert Presley Detention Center. The investigation is currently on-going and no further information will be released at this time. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, they are encouraged to call Detective Bowen at the Moreno Valley Police Station 951-486-6700 or Investigator Loureiro at the Central Homicide Unit at 951-955-2777.

Citizens may also submit an anonymous tip using the Sheriff's Homicide Tipline online form.


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