RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|21500 block of Perry St., Mead Valley
|Sergeant Ben Ramirez
On November 7, 2019, at about 10:43 p.m., deputies assigned to the unincorporated area of Mead Valley were dispatched to an assault with a deadly weapon call in the 21500 block of Perry St., Mead Valley. Deputies arrived within minutes and located an adult male with stab wounds in the backyard of the residence. Emergency medical personnel arrived and transported the victim to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. Deputies secured the residence as a crime scene and investigators from the Perris Sheriff's Station responded. The Central Homicide Unit also responded and assumed the investigation.
The victim was identified as Arthur Macias, 60 years of Mead Valley. During the course of the investigation, investigators learned the victim and a family member were involved in a physical altercation prior to the stabbing. The investigation is currently on-going and no further information will be released at this time. If anyone has information regarding this investigation, they are encouraged to call Investigator Salisbury at the Perris Sheriff Station at 951-210-1000 or Investigator Alfaro with the Central Homicide Unit at 760-393-3528.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's Homicide Tipline
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