RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Shooting Investigation Leads to Arrest of Six Gang Members|
|Station Area:||Gang Task Force|
|Incident Location:||5500 block of Mission Blvd., Jurupa Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sgt. Nathan Padilla|
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On Sunday March 24, 2019, about 7:00 PM, deputies of the Jurupa Valley Patrol Station and members of the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force, Region-7, investigated a shooting that occurred in the 5500 block of Mission Blvd. in Jurupa Valley. One person was shot and suffered a life-threatening injury. At the time of the initial investigation, it was believed the shooting was gang related, however no suspects were initially arrested or identified.
After a lengthy investigation, Task Force Officers determined the shooting was gang related and identified and later arrested the following subjects;
•19-year-old William Magdaleno, attempted murder and gang membership
•27-year-old Ronnie Fierro, attempted murder and gang membership
•22-year-old Sabrina Castillo, accessory to the crime and gang membership
•18-year-old Jose Cortez, weapons violation and gang membership
•20-year-old Michael Ramirez, attempted murder and gang membership
•33-year-old Christopher Pacheco, attempted murder and gang membership
All six subjects arrested are residents of the Jurupa Valley area and are active members of a local criminal street gang. They were booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center for the listed charges.
Anyone with additional information regarding this arrest is encouraged to contact Sergeant Nathan Padilla from the Region 7 Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force at (951) 955-2734.
The Riverside County Gang Task Force is a collaborative effort of several local and countywide law enforcement agencies with the goal of providing safe and secure communities free of violent crime and gang violence.
You may also provide information anonymously through the Riverside County Gang Task Force website at Gang Activity Form.
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