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Press Release: In-Custody Death
Agency: Riverside County Sheriff
Station Area: Robert Presley Detention Center
Written Date: 03/12/2019 Time: 9:00 PM
Incident Date: 03/11/2019 Time: 9:15 PM
Incident Location: Robert Presley Detention Center
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Wallace Clear
File Number(s): RC190700003


On Monday, March 11, 2019, at approximately 9:15PM, detention facility staff members were alerted to an inmate in medical distress within his cell.  Despite the life-saving efforts of medical staff, the 27-year-old male was pronounced deceased.

This death is under investigation by the Sheriff’s Department Investigative Unit. The subject’s name is being withheld pending notification to next of kin and no further information will be released at this time. 

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Investigator Bishop at the Central Homicide Unit by calling (951) 955-2777.

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


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