RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Embezzlement and Check Forgery|
|Station Area:||Colorado River|
|Written Date:||February 7, 2020||Time:||2:45 PM|
|Incident Location:||Barnard x Palm Drive, Blythe|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Dan Rozich|
On Friday, February 7, 2020, the Palo Verde Valley Rural Crime Team (PVVRCT) conducted an embezzlement related search warrant in the 500 block of Barnard Street in the city of Blythe.
The search warrant was executed as a result of a week’s long embezzlement and check forgery case the PVVRCT had been investigating on behalf of Fisher Ranch Corporation. The suspect, Hilda Quintanilla, 48-years-old of Blythe was located and arrested during the search warrant service. Evidence items supporting the alleged criminal offenses were also seized at the location.
The Palo Verde Valley Rural Crime Team is dedicated to serving our farming and rural communities and will fully enforce the law to protect our citizens. Anyone with additional information regarding this case is urged to contact Deputy White or Deputy Hedge at the Colorado River Station by calling (760) 921-7900.
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