RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Assault with a Deadly Weapon (Motor Vehicle)|
|Station Area:||Jurupa Valley|
|Written Date:||January 20, 2022||Time:||5:30 PM|
|Incident Date:||January 20, 2022||Time:||12:47 PM|
|Incident Location:||Limonite Ave. near the intersection of Van Buren Blvd.|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Steve Lycopolus|
On January 20, 2022, at 12:47 PM, deputies from the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of an assault on Limonite Avenue and Van Buren Boulevard in the city of Jurupa Valley. The investigation revealed that a male adult in his 50’s was standing in the roadway near that location blocking traffic. The driver of a white (single cab) 2007 Ford F350 stopped his vehicle to avoid striking the male. An altercation occurred between the two men in the middle of the street. When the driver of the truck returned to his vehicle and attempted to leave, he struck the victim in the roadway with his vehicle and left the scene. The victim sustained minor injuries.
This is an on-going investigation, and no other information will be released at this time. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, they are encouraged to contact Deputy Limen at the Jurupa Valley Station at 951-955-2600.
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