RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Attempted Murder|
|Written Date:||February 23, 2020||Time:||8:00 AM|
|Incident Date:||February 23, 2020||Time:||4:52 AM|
|Incident Location:||1500 Block of Wilson Avenue, Perris|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Sheree Anthony|
On February 23, 2020, at 0452 hours, a Good Samaritan stopped near the 1500 block of Wilson Avenue in the city of Perris, reference a Hispanic female being physically assaulted by a Hispanic male. The Good Samaritan waited with the victim until patrol units arrived. The suspect was later located and arrested. The suspect sustained minor injuries because of his arrest. The victim suffered moderate injuries during the assault by the suspect, and she was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
The 26-year-old Hispanic male suspect, later identified as Edward Sayas, a resident of Perris, sustained injuries because of his assault. Sayas was transported to a local hospital for an approval of booking. Sayas was later transported to Cois Byrd Detention Center, where he was booked for Attempted Murder.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact Deputy Gomez at the Perris Station by calling 951-210-1000.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
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