RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Firearm|
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||October 10, 2020||Time:||3:54 AM|
|Incident Date:||October 09, 2020||Time:||9:48 PM|
|Incident Location:||23000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala|
On Friday, October 9, 2020, at 9:48 P.M., members of the Moreno Valley Station’s Special Enforcement Team conducted an occupied vehicle check in the 23000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, in the city of Moreno Valley. Deputies contacted Justin Kroeplin-Greer, a 23-year-old resident of Moreno Valley. Deputies determined Kroeplin-Greer was on probation for vehicle theft. A subsequent search of Kroeplin-Greer’s vehicle revealed a 12-gauge shotgun, ammunition, and several grams of Methamphetamine.
Kroeplin-Greer was arrested for Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of a Concealed Firearm in a Vehicle, Convicted Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Probation Violation, and Possession of Methamphetamine.
Kroeplin-Greer was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Dave Komins at (951) 486-6700.
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