An Army soldier from Hemet was killed in a noncombat related incident, the Pentagon announced Saturday, Jan. 14. Spc. John P. Rodriguez died Jan. 12, while “supporting U.S. Army Central (Command)” as a combat engineer in Kuwait as part of Operation Inherent Resolve at the time of his death, according to Gil Telles, an Army spokesman. The operation comprises […]
The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.
A man suspected of stealing an SUV and trying to flee from Hemet police and Riverside County sheriff’s deputies on city streets was being held today in lieu $140,000 bail.
An ex-con accused of gunning down his younger sister in Hemet was charged today with murder.
MURRIETA – A former U.S. Border Patrol agent who gunned down a man during an off-duty, noise-related confrontation near his Hemet home was convicted of second-degree murder last week. John Richard Demery, 42, shot 27-year-old Adam Thomas of Moreno Valley in the predawn hours of Nov. 8, 2014. Following six days of deliberations, a Murrieta […]
The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.
A murder charge is expected to be filed tomorrow against an ex-con accused of gunning down his sister in Hemet.
A 40-year-old man was arrested Tuesday, Jan. 18 for allegedly misusing the 911 system, Hemet police reported.
A man shot his sister, and a week after someone dumped the dying woman off at a hospital in Hemet, the brother was arrested at a house in the San Gabriel Valley, police said Saturday, Jan. 14.
A death sentence was handed down Friday, Jan. 13, for a felon who killed his wife and 5-year-old daughter, as well as raped and slashed his ex-girlfriend, during back-to-back attacks in East Hemet.