Murrieta man who made lewd advances on teenager sentenced

Murrieta man who made lewd advances on teenager sentenced

MURRIETA – A Murrieta man who harassed a 15-year-old girl, repeatedly sending her obscene photographs and messages via mobile phone, was sentenced today to three years probation and ordered to register as a sex offender. John Louis Colberg, 24, pleaded guilty last month to contacting a minor with intent to commit a sexual offense. In […]

Murrieta police announce evidence of mountain lion activity

Murrieta police announce evidence of mountain lion activity

Murrieta city officials have announced evidence of mountain lion activity have been spotted along the city’s Cole Canyon Trail system behind Placer Creek Street. In a press release, Murrieta Police Department announced that staff for Murrieta Community Services District forwarded a “number of photographs to the state Department of Fish and Wildlife” of suspected mountain […]

Lack of planning leads to arrest of 2 in Murrieta, officials say

Lack of planning leads to arrest of 2 in Murrieta, officials say

MURRIETA – Poor planning and lack of coordination between two alleged shoplifters led to the pair being arrested by Murrieta Police officers on March 23. The confused, would-be thieves were booked into county jail and now face more than 20 felony and misdemeanor charges between the two, according to Murrieta Police Lieutenant Tony Conrad. The investigation […]

MURRIETA: Man arrested for suspicion of homicide released following autopsy report

MURRIETA: Man arrested for suspicion of homicide released following autopsy report

UPDATE: Saturday, Feb. 20, 1:30 p.m. The husband of a Murrieta woman found dead inside her residence was released from custody on Friday, Feb. 19, the day after he was booked into jail. The man, identified as Vincent Steven Ulmer, 49, of Murrieta, was originally arrested and charged on suspicion of homicide on Thursday, Feb. 18. […]