Woman killed in assault in Anza

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ANZA – A woman was killed another was seriously injured in an apparent attack in Anza Monday afternoon.

A call came in at 1:11 p.m. reporting an assault with a deadly weapon in an area about four miles south of state Route 371 — off Coyote Canyon Road east of Terwilliger Road, according to Riverside County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson Robyn Flores.

Deputies arrived at the scene and found two women suffering from serious injuries. One woman was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other was taken to a local hospital with major injuries. A woman was detained at the scene, and there were no outstanding suspects.

No other information was immediately available.

Will Fritz can be reached by email at wfritz@reedermedia.com.