RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Station Area:||Southwest |
|Written Date:||October 8, 2020||Time:||3:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||October 8, 2020||Time:||4:02 AM|
|Incident Location:||38000 block of Calaveras Rd., Rancho California|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Ben Ramirez|
On October 8, 2020, at about 4:02 a.m., deputies assigned to the Southwest Station were dispatched to a report of shots fired at a residence in the 38000 block of Calaveras Rd., Rancho California. Upon arrival, officers located a male with gunshot wounds, and began life saving measures. Emergency medical personnel arrived and took over medical care, but the victim succumbed to his injuries. The scene was secured, and the Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation.
The victim’s identity will not be released pending notification to next of kin. 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 Investigator Williams at the Southwest Station Investigation Bureau at 951-696-3000 or Investigator Barajas with the Central Homicide Unit at 951-955-2777.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s Crime Tip Online Form.
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