MURRIETA: Two arrested after shots fired at officers during pursuit

MURRIETA: Two arrested after shots fired at officers during pursuit

MURRIETA – Two men were arrested after they allegedly shot at Murrieta police officers in a residential neighborhood during a dangerous, early-morning, vehicle pursuit Friday, May 5. At least one of the pursuing police vehicles was struck by gunfire. Although no officers were injured by the fired rounds, several officers were later injured while taking one of […]

RIVERSIDE: Two woman hospitalized after home invasion

RIVERSIDE – Police officials are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who entered into an occupied residence and assaulted two women Sunday, Nov. 20. The violent, early-morning assaults happened in the 3500 block of Audubon Place in Riverside; a quiet, tree-lined street east of Main Street and south of Spruce Street. The […]

Perris man sentenced to 25 years in prison for attempted murder

MURRIETA – An assailant who blasted a Homeland man with a shotgun, nearly killing him, was sentenced on August 13, to 25 years in prison.   Eric Jonathan Meza, 19, of Perris pleaded guilty Aug. 3 to attempted murder with a sentence-enhancing gun use allegation under a plea agreement negotiated with the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office. In exchange […]

Two arrested in San Jacinto shooting

SAN JACINTO  – Two men in their 20s were taken into custody on Wednesday, April 15 and are facing charges of attempted murder for allegedly shooting at a police officer. Andre Sanchez, 22, and David Moreno, 21, were arrested for firing at a San Jacinto Police Department vehicle during a pursuit Monday night, Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Mike Manning […]

UPDATED – Man attacks family with baseball bat on freeway

UPDATED – Man attacks family with baseball bat on freeway

Article updated at 1:09 a.m. to reflect information from a California Highway Patrol spokesman. Four people, including two children, were transported to the hospital around 7 p.m. following a an attack with a baseball bat on the northbound Interstate 15 near Clinton Keith Road in Wildomar on Monday, March 2. The victims were taken to […]