Sex Offender Suspected of Lewd Acts on Riverside children

RIVERSIDE – A convicted sex offender suspected of molesting several Riverside children was being held today in lieu of $1.5 million bail. Tyrone Sanchez, 35, of Hemet was arrested Thursday, June 8 and booked into the Robert Presley Jail on suspicion of lewd acts on a child under 14 years old, forced oral copulation of […]

Suspect pleads not guilty in Temecula rehab fraud case

RIVERSIDE – The owner of a Temecula drug and alcohol rehabilitation center, who’s accused of filing fraudulent medical insurance claims that netted her more than $200,000 in ill-gotten gains, pleaded not guilty Friday, June 9, to felony charges and was released from custody. Brooke Elizabeth Best-Freeman, 34, was arrested June 1 and is facing four […]

Woman fatally struck by car identified

MENIFEE – The coroner Saturday, June 10, identified a Menifee woman who was struck and killed by a motorist. The incident occurred at about 11:45 p.m. Thursday on State Route 74 near Third Street in the Romoland area, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department. Initial reports indicate that Teresa Garcia, 37, was standing in […]