Press Releases Home
The original item was published from 3/21/2023 9:37:38 PM to 5/22/2023 12:00:00 AM.

Press Releases

Thermal Station

Posted on: March 21, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Firefighter Assaulted while Putting Out a Fire

Vector Star 80 x93

Riverside County Sheriff-Press Release

Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Adan Yamaguchi

File # C230800028

Details:

On March 21, 2023, at 5:07 pm, Riverside County Sheriff’s Thermal Station deputies responded to the 53000 block of Fillmore Street regarding an assault on a firefighter. Deputies arrived on the scene and arrested Bernabe Aceves Ruiz, a 74-year-old resident of Thermal, for punching a firefighter in the face as he was extinguishing a fire from an illegal burn. Aceves was arrested for the battery and booked into the Indio Jail.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

Apply Now! If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Thermal Station

Vector Star 80 x93

Distracted Driving Enforcement Results

Posted on: February 9, 2024
Vector Star 80 x93

Distracted Driving Enforcement

Posted on: February 8, 2024
Vector Star 80 x93

2024 Super Bowl Enforcement

Posted on: February 8, 2024