RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Weapon and Fentanyl Arrests|
|Written Date:||May 19, 2021||Time:||5:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||MAy 13, 2021||Time:||10:00 PM|
|Incident Location:||33100 block of Zeiders Road, Menifee|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant S. Dyer – Murrieta / Temecula Regional Gang Task Force|
On May 13, 2021 at approximately 10:00 p.m., members of the Murrieta-Temecula Regional Gang Task Force conducted a follow-up investigation at a residence in the 33100 block of Zeiders Road in the city of Menifee. Several subjects ran from officers however they were detained a short distance away.
As a result of this follow-up investigation at the property, officers recovered a loaded firearm, large caliber ammunition, Psilocybin, and suspected Fentanyl. Two males were arrested at the location on a variety of felony warrants, drug possession, and delaying / resisting an officers’ investigation charges. A third male was believed to have ran from the location and will be charged at a later date on felony weapons and felony drug possession charges.
If you have any information related to this investigation you can contact Gang Task Force Deputy D. Miller at 951-461-6345 or if you have information related to gang or illegal weapon related activity in your neighborhood, you can contact Sergeant S. 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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