RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Gang Related Search Warrant Service|
|Written Date:||October 21, 2020||Time:||4:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||October 20, 2020||Time:||10:00 AM|
|Incident Location:||34000 block of San Sebastian Avenue, Murrieta|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant S. Dyer - Murrieta / Temecula Regional Gang Task Force|
On October 20, 2020 at 10:30 AM, members of the Murrieta-Temecula Regional Gang Task Force along with assistance from the Murrieta Police Department’s Community Policing Team served a search warrant at a residence on San Sebastian Avenue in the city of Murrieta.
The warrant was in reference to an ongoing investigation. Officers recovered over 3 ounces of suspected methamphetamine / cocaine, three loaded firearms, body armor, ammunition, and gang indicia related to a documented outlaw motorcycle gang. One of the firearms was reported stolen from another state. This investigation is ongoing.
If you have any information related to this investigation or if you have information related to gang or illegal weapon related activity in your neighborhood, you can contact Sergeant Steve Dyer at the Murrieta / Temecula Regional Gang Task Force at 951-461-6363. The Riverside County Gang Task Force is a collaborative effort of several law enforcement agencies with the goal of combating criminal street gangs. The Murrieta / Temecula Regional Gang Task Force is one of 6 teams which compose the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force.
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