Menifee man arrested in connection with Temecula carjacking

Menifee man arrested in connection with Temecula carjacking

A 25-year-old Menifee man is suspected of taking his acquaintance’s car and dragging her through a Temecula parking lot with it as she attempted to stop the theft on Monday, Nov. 27, sheriff’s officials say. Curtis Jones was arrested Wednesday at a relative’s home in Apple Valley, according to a Riverside County sheriff’s news release. […]

Murrieta car fire snarls traffic

Traffic snarled in downtown Murrieta early this morning when a Volkswagen jetta burst into flames at the busy intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Los Alamos Road. Murrieta Fire Department Capt. Dave Perez said it was likely the fire, which started around 8:45 a.m., was due to a mechanical malfunction in the vehicle’s engine compartment. No one was […]