HEMET: Yorba Linda resident scheduled to be sentenced today in the double homicide of his parents

HEMET: Yorba Linda resident scheduled to be sentenced today in the double homicide of his parents

David Underwood, a 42-year-old resident of Yorba Linda, recently plead guilty to two counts of murder in the brutal slaying of both his parents. David has been in jail awaiting trial for the 2014 murder. Under a plea agreement with the DA’s Office, Underwood is scheduled to be sentenced today to life in prison without the possibility of parole. […]

MURRIETA: Early morning vehicle burglaries lead to foot pursuit and arrest

MURRIETA: Early morning vehicle burglaries lead to foot pursuit and arrest

A suspect was arrested by Murrieta Police officers for his alleged involvement in a string of vehicle burglaries Sunday, Jan. 11. The arrest came after an early morning foot pursuit through an otherwise quiet residential neighborhood. After numerous recent burglaries and thefts from vehicles, officers from Murrieta Police Department were conducting extra patrol in the Mapleton Community. At […]

TEMECULA: Head-on collision involving five vehicles forces temporary closure of Margarita Road

TEMECULA: Head-on collision involving five vehicles forces temporary closure of Margarita Road

UPDATE: Three vehicles were directly involved in an injury accident yesterday on Margarita Road, between Santiago and Pio Pico Road. One man was injured and taken to an area hospital following the head-on collision on Margarita Road, Jan. 12. The man–who was trapped in his vehicle following the collision–had to be forcibly extricated by Cal-Fire. […]

Lake Elsinore: Apartment carport fire quickly contained by county firefighters

Lake Elsinore: Apartment carport fire quickly contained by county firefighters

LAKE ELSINORE – A fire broke out Sunday, Jan. 10,  in the carport of a Lake Elsinore apartment complex, but was quickly contained by county firefighters. The fire was first reported at 12:38 p.m., at the Pottery Court Apartments The complex is located at 295 West Sumner Ave., Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department […]

MURRIETA: Team BTO Sports – KTM Team transporter burglarized

MURRIETA: Team BTO Sports – KTM Team transporter burglarized

MURRIETA – Thieves broke into the BTO Sports – KTM motocross team’s transporter Jan. 11 stealing more than half the team’s inventory. The stolen items ranged from factory parts for the team’s race equipment, team-staff radio headsets, and many of the team riders’ personal items.  Deputy Mike Vasquez, press information officer for the Riverside County […]

MURRIETA: DA’s office files 99 felony counts against area resident related to sexual abuse of a minor

MURRIETA: DA’s office files 99 felony counts against area resident related to sexual abuse of a minor

MURRIETA – A Temecula area resident was arraigned this morning at the Southwest Justice Center in Murrieta on 99 felony counts related to allegations of child molestation and sexual abuse of a minor. The alleged incidents reportedly occurred in an unincorporated area of Riverside County, near Temecula. The suspect, who has been identified as 52-year-old Sean Fitzpatrick […]

TEMECULA: One arrested following violent outburst at Temecula fast food joint

TEMECULA: One arrested following violent outburst at Temecula fast food joint

TEMECULA – A man acting erratically and walking into traffic led to a violent physical altercation with deputies at a Taco Bell restaurant Jan. 4. A deputy and a citizen were reportedly both injured during the confrontation. The man was arrested for multiple felonies. The incident began at about 5:00 p.m., when the Riverside Sheriff’s […]

MURRIETA: Suspicious vehicle call leads to arrests for drugs, stolen mail and other charges

MURRIETA: Suspicious vehicle call leads to arrests for drugs, stolen mail and other charges

MURRIETA – A call of suspicious activity in Murrieta led to two arrests for multiple narcotics and theft-related charges on Monday, Dec. 28. At 12:38 p.m., a concerned citizen called the Murrieta Police Department Communications Center to report seeing two suspicious subjects sitting in a vehicle smoking an unknown substance. The vehicle was reportedly parked in […]

Young boy continues Christmas tradition — donating all his presents to other children

Young boy continues Christmas tradition — donating all his presents to other children

For the past four years, 13-year-old Bryce Ertell, a young man with a huge heart, has been doing something almost unthinkable for someone his age; he’s been giving away all his Christmas presents to other children. For the last three years, Bryce has donated all his gifts to children at Rady Children’s Hospital in San Diego. Children […]

MENIFEE: One dies following single vehicle accident on I-215

MENIFEE – A, a 59-year-old Perris resident was killed in a rollover traffic collision when his vehicle left the I-215 and smashed over the freeway’s sound wall and into a utility pole adjacent to the freeway on Dec. 16. At about 11:20 p.m., Riverside County Sheriff deputies, officers from California Highway Patrol and emergency first […]