Jury selection is slated to get underway today for the trial of a man accused of fatally bashing a 54-year-old woman in the head with a liquor bottle while she was standing in line at a Temecula store.
RIVERSIDE – A Menifee man who allegedly flashed a laser into the cockpit of a Riverside County sheriff’s helicopter – temporarily blinding the crew – was charged today, Aug. 25, with maliciously discharging a light at an aircraft. George Kevin Tucker, 56, was arrested Wednesday, Aug. 23, following a months-long Riverside County sheriff’s investigation. Tucker pleaded not […]
A Superior Court judge today rejected a Murrieta-based civil liberties attorney’s arguments, giving state prosecutors leeway in refiling felony charges against a woman accused of illegally taping conversations with Planned Parenthood and National Abortion Foundation representatives who were targeted for allegedly arranging to sell fetal tissue.
A Murrieta couple entered a “not guilty”plea today in the child abuse case against them.
A Canyon Lake man arrested for allegedly causing a fatality while joy-riding in a golf cart was released from custody today after prosecutors declined to file charges, instead referring the matter back to detectives for further investigation.
A felon accused with another man of attacking and robbing two seniors at a San Jacinto intersection was charged Tuesday, Aug. 22, with robbery and other felonies.
A Navy sailor and his live-in girlfriend, who are accused of severely abusing his 5-year-old son, were charged Thursday, Aug, 17, with torture and cruelty to a child resulting in great bodily injury.
A felon who broke into vehicles to steal credit cards that he later used to make purchases in Temecula and Wildomar was sentenced Thursday, Aug. 18, to 11 years in state prison.
RIVERSIDE – Jury deliberations got underway Wednesday in the trial of a probationer accused of fatally beating and stabbing a Lake Elsinore man during a frenzied attack sparked by a family quarrel. Andy Dean Abegg, 35, could face 26 years to life in state prison if convicted of murder with a sentence-enhancing weapon allegation for […]
MURRIETA – A death sentence was imposed today on a Perris man who fatally stabbed a dog owner and later killed a mother and daughter in apparent thrill kills that the defendant perpetrated near his home. A Murrieta jury in March recommended that 29-year-old David Rey Contreras receive capital punishment for the slayings of 53-year-old […]