RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Homicide |
|Station Area:||Lake Elsinore|
|Written Date:||February 17, 2020||Time:||12:30 PM|
|Incident Date:||February 16, 2020||Time:||3:50 PM|
|Incident Location:||Mountain Avenue and Marie Street, Good Hope|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Steve Brosche|
On Sunday, February 16, 2020, deputies from the Lake Elsinore Station responded to Mountain Ave. and Marie St. in Good Hope, to investigate a report of a shooting that occurred on a large property. Deputies arrived and located one deceased male adult. A second male adult was found alive but suffering from a gunshot wound. The surviving victim was transported to a local hospital and is expected to survive his injuries. The suspect(s) fled the scene prior to deputies arrival. During the investigation, the decedent was identified as Faustino Mayares, a 30 year old male from Perris. Investigators from the Lake Elsinore Station and the Central Homicide Unit responded and have assumed the investigation. This is an active investigation and anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Investigator Stoyer of the Central Homicide Unit at (951) 955-2777 or Investigator Klemp at the Lake Elsinore Station at (951) 245-3300.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
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