A 24-year-old man, who’s suspected of joining a felon in a car-to-car shooting in San Jacinto that killed a dog whose owner was the intended target, was being held Tuesday, Feb. 2, in lieu of $500,000 bail.
Jose Luis Monrial of San Jacinto was arrested Sunday, Jan. 31, and booked into the Cois M. Byrd Detention Center in Murrieta on suspicion of attempted murder, shooting at an occupied vehicle and possession of controlled substances.
According to Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Brad Farwell, investigators had been searching for Monrial and found him while responding with paramedics to a medical aid call on Minor Street. The exact nature of the emergency was not disclosed.
Monrial’s alleged cohort, Joshua Matthew Rivera, 25, of San Jacinto, was arrested in December, soon aft