Hemet man arrested as suspect in robberies following vehicle chase

Hemet man arrested as suspect in robberies following vehicle chase

A 31-year-old man was arrested Tuesday, Nov. 14,  in connection with a series of robberies after leading Hemet police on a chase in a reportedly carjacked vehicle, police officials say. Anthony Miguel Screws was arrested on suspicion of several counts of robbery, carjacking and felony probation violation, according to a Hemet police news release. Police […]

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO: Temecula carjacking suspect arrested after stealing second vehicle

SAN JACINTO – Officials from several different local law enforcement agencies worked together while tracking a carjacking suspect on a stolen motorcycle and ultimately taking the alleged suspect into custody. The man who was arrested, 28-year-old, Ryan Curtis Wilhite, of Murrieta, was wanted not only for stealing the LoJack-equipped motorcycle, he was also wanted for the armed-carjacking […]

LAKE ELSINORE: Two arrested for carjacking, robbery

LAKE ELSINORE: Two arrested for carjacking, robbery

LAKE ELSINORE – Deputies arrested two men after they unsuccessfully attempted to carjack a vehicle from a victim  Dec. 14. The incident happened just before midnight at a private residence in the 18000 block of Grand Avenue in the unincorporated community of Lakeland Village. After an investigation, deputies located and arrested Anthony Wayne Covert, 19, and […]

TEMECULA: Shots fired at victim during attempted carjacking

TEMECULA: Shots fired at victim during attempted carjacking

TEMECULA –  An attempted carjacking victim was shot at during a violent, early-morning, attempted carjacking Wednesday, Nov 30, sheriff’s officials have confirmed. The incident happened at a ‘Park and Ride’ at the Promenade Mall at 40820 Winchester Road in Temecula. The victim was not struck by the gun fire, but his vehicle was damaged when the […]