RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Murder and Attempted Murder|
|Written Date:||February 9, 2020||Time:||11:45 PM|
|Incident Date:||February 9, 2020||Time:||5:12 PM|
|Incident Location:||28000 Block of Sparacio Road, Romoland|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Rick Espinoza, Central Homicide Unit|
On Sunday, February 9, 2020, at 5:12 PM, deputies from the Perris Station responded to an assault with great bodily injury call in the 28000 Block of Sparacio Road in the unincorporated area of Riverside County known as Romoland. Upon arrival they located two males inside of a vehicle suffering from traumatic injuries.
Medical personnel responded to the scene and transported them to a local hospital. One of the males received medical treatment for his injuries, while the other died as a result of his injuries. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation.
This is an active investigation and no additional details are currently available. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Central Homicide Investigator Barajas at (760) 393-3522 or (951) 955-2777.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
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