The Temecula Police Department received multiple burglary and vandalism calls during the beginning part of July 2014. The Temecula Police Department’s Problem Orientated Policing team (P.O.P.), began investigating these crimes. By using surveillance footage and witness statements, they were able to identify the suspect as, Darrius Jerrod Frye, age 24 of Temecula.
On July 17, P.O.P. officers were able to locate and detain Frye. Frye was subsequently arrested and booked into custody at the Southwest Detention Center.
The Temecula Police Department is dedicated to maintaining a high quality of life and encourages citizens to report any suspicious activity they observe. Anyone with information on the above incidents is encouraged to contact Officer Jeret McClellan of the Temecula Police Department at (951) 696-3000.