Perris councilman admits drug-related felony

RIVERSIDE – A Perris city councilman caught with methamphetamine after reporting that his city-issued iPad had been stolen pleaded guilty on Monday, May 11 to possession of drugs for sale and agreed to immediately resign from office. Julio Cesar Rodriguez, 29, was arrested last June after he was found with an undisclosed quantity of meth and exhibited signs of […]

Woman sentenced to four years for starving horses

MURRIETA  – A Temecula Valley woman who neglected her 17 horses, failing to provide food and causing most of them to become emaciated, was sentenced today to four years in prison and ordered to pay $191,000 in restitution. A Murrieta jury on Wednesday found 50-year-old Janice Susan Deutsch guilty of 17 misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty. Deutsch is already […]