RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Mail Theft|
|Written Date:||January 23, 2020||Time:||6:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||January 23, 2020||Time:||8:14 AM|
|Incident Location:||28000 Block of Encanto, Menifee|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Wallace Clear|
On January 23, 2020, at 9:18 AM, deputies assigned to the city of Menifee were dispatched to a report of mail theft on the 28000 block of Encanto Drive. When deputies arrived, they were provided with a witness description of a male and female suspect who were seen leaving in a white sedan. The witness also provided a license plate number for the sedan which returned to an address on the 26000 block of Evans Road, Menifee. Deputies arrived at the residence on Evans Road and contacted a male and female matching the descriptions provided. At the residence, deputies also discovered hundreds of pieces of stolen mail that were collected as evidence. Based on their investigation, 36-year-old Joelene Hogan and 48-year-old Jerry Battoe, both of Menifee were arrested for mail theft.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages all citizens to report any suspicious activity. Anyone with additional information is urged to contact Deputy Wilson at Riverside County Sheriff’s dispatch at (951) 776-1099, or the Perris Station at (951) 210-1000.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff’s 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions. If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at www.joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD