RIVERSIDE – Jury selection began today for the trial of an ex-convict accused of igniting multiple fires over a 10-day span around Homeland. Marco Antonio Aispuro, 44, is charged with 14 counts of arson and one count of attempted arson for the fire series that began on May 10, 2016, and ended with his arrest […]
Garrett McCourt won the Demo Cross main event May 20 at Perris Auto Speedway. The Homeland driver passed Shawn Myers during the third lap of the 20-lap race and led for the rest of the competition. “I’m pretty excited about it,” McCourt said. “That was an awesome race.” McCourt finished second, behind David Holmes, in […]
HOMELAND – A suspected residential burglar was arrested after leading deputies on a high-speed pursuit while riding a stolen motorcycle Tuesday, April 4. The man was eventually tracked down by a sheriff’s K9, after he initially managed to elude authorities. The suspect, who was later identified as Jesse Wayne Osburn, 35, of Menifee, was booked into the […]
A Homeland resident accused in the shooting death of another man pleaded not guilty Tuesday, Jan. 4, to murder.
A convicted felon was arrested today in Homeland for allegedly transporting bundles of marijuana and carrying a gun.
One man was arrested on suspicion of setting three fires in the Homeland area, CalFire/Riverside County Fire Department officials announced this week. Investigators arrested Marcos Aispuro on May 20, for allegedly setting the fires, according to a press release issued by the agency. Aispuro, 43 a transient of the Homeland/Romoland area was arrested and booked […]
HOMELAND – CalFire/Riverside, Riverside County Fire personnel and investigators, Riverside County Sheriff deputies and investigators, Hemet Police officials and ATF agents are investigating a series of Homeland and City of Hemet area fires that appear to be suspicious in nature, according to reports by other media outlets. Some of the fires include a church that was […]
Headline news for Riverside County, and southwest Riverside county for Wed. Sept. 23. Lake Elsinore has recovered the body of a man drowned over the weekend. Autumnal equinox has arrived. More…
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 […]
HOMELAND – One person was trapped in a crashed vehicle in a two-car rollover crash in Homeland today, and two people were hospitalized, Riverside County firefighters reported. The California Highway Patrol got the first report of the crash at 2:42 p.m. from Creag Avenue in Homeland, near the 74 freeway. The initial call was that there was a […]