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.
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 34-year-old probationer accused of burglarizing one residence and trespassing at another is in custody in lieu of $55,000 bail, Murrieta police reported Tuesday, Jan. 17.
BANNING – A convicted felon who fled from Hemet police in a stolen vehicle and tried to ram a patrol car at the end of the pursuit was sentenced today to nearly seven years in state prison. Cody James Barnett, 30, of Hemet pleaded guilty last month to assault with a deadly weapon on a […]
MURRIETA – A US Border Patrol agent who gunned down a man during an off-duty noise-related confrontation near his Hemet home was convicted today of second-degree murder. 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 jury found […]
MURRIETA – Up and coming ONOFF, described as a three-piece Irish rock-n-roll trio and best known for two of their recent hits, “Two Blocks Away” and “Waiting On You,” will be rocking the Shamrock Irish Pub and Eatery in Murrieta Saturday Jan. 14. ONOFF’s members hail from Dublin/Dundalk, Ireland, but have been building a strong […]
MURRIETA – Murrieta Fire & Rescue was proud to celebrate the graduation of seven new probationary firefighters Thursday, Dec. 15. The Recruit Firefighter Academy began in the early morning hours on Nov. 7, when they started their first day of training with physical fitness exercises at Murrieta Mesa High School. The six week academy included wildland […]
MURRIETA – Authorities responding to reports of a man acting suspiciously at a business arrested two subjects for narcotics, drug paraphernalia, and multiple warrants Thursday, Jan. 5. The incident began at a Super Target at 27818 Clinton Keith Road in Murrieta. Murrieta Police officials were dispatched to the store after a person called 911 to report […]
A pedestrian was struck by an SUV and killed in Murrieta Sunday, Jan. 8, authorities said.