Valley News is currently investigating reports of police activity at the Temecula Wal-Mart Supercenter.
RIVERSIDE – A Riverside Walmart was closed for about 50 minutes and about 200 shoppers were evacuated after an altercation between shoppers led to the discharge of pepper spray, authorities said today. It happened about 9:10 p.m. Sunday at the Walmart at 5200 Van Buren Blvd., said Riverside Fire Department Battalion Chief Bruce Vanderhorst. “Firefighters […]
LAKE ELSINORE – Deputies arrested a man as he was holding a realistic-looking, replica firearm to the head of a man he intended to carjack a vehicle from Thursday, Dec. 22. The incident happened at a shopping center in the 31700 block of Grape Street in Lake Elsinore. A number of businesses are located at the […]
MURRIETA – A man was arrested on the evening of Feb. 27, after he allegedly stole merchandise from several Walmart stores. During an investigation, officers located numerous items that were later confirmed to have been stolen from Walmart, according to Murrieta Police Lieutenant Tony Conrad. The Murrieta Police emergency communications center received a 911 call from Walmart […]
MURRIETA – A Murrieta man pleaded not guilty to three counts of felony robbery charges on Wednesday, July 15. Alfred Durosca, 35, allegedly committed the hold-ups between March 19 and March 27. Durosca, who is free on $90,000 bail, is charged with three counts of robbery. The defendant represented himself in initial court appearances, but prior to his arraignment […]
MURRIETA – According to Sgt. Matt Henry of the Murrieta Police Department, Justin Girard, 40, and Brittany Richardson, 23, both of Murrieta, were arrested Saturday night at 9:28 p.m. after carjacking an elderly woman’s car and stealing her purse. The incident took place at the Walmart parking lot on Murrieta Hot Springs Road. The two suspects followed the woman and waited for her […]