RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Armed Robbery|
|Written Date:||July 14, 2021||Time:||8:00 AM|
|Incident Date:||July 7, 2021||Time:||11:50 AM|
|Incident Location:||260 Block of Spectacular Bid Street, Perris|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant John Burke|
On Wednesday, July 7, 2021, about 11:50 a.m., deputies from the Perris Station responded to an armed robbery at the 260 Block of Spectacular Bid Street in the city of Perris. Deputies and Investigators assigned to the Perris Station Robbery / Burglary Suppression Team immediately assumed the investigation. During the investigation, it was learned two suspects used a social media website to make arrangements to purchase an item from the victim. The victim agreed to meet the suspects at an address on Spectacular Bid Street, and when all parties had arrived, the two suspects robbed the victims at gunpoint. Within the first several hours of the investigation, Airron Willis of Moreno Valley and Diamond Crummie of Banning were identified as suspects. Information was received which led investigators to a residence in the 23000 block of Brookhaven in the city of Moreno Valley. With the assistance of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team, a search warrant was served at the location. Both suspects had fled shortly before the service of the warrant, and warrants were issued for both suspects.
On the evening of July 9, 2021, members of the Gang Impact Team located and arrested Diamond Crummie in the city of Moreno Valley. Diamond Crummie was met by the Perris Station Burglary Suppression Team and subsequently booked into the Cois Byrd Detention Center for Robbery and Conspiracy.
On July 13, 2021, members of the Gang Impact Team located and arrested Airron Willis in the city of Riverside. Airron Willis was met by the Perris Station Burglary Suppression Team and subsequently booked at Cois Byrd Detention Center for Robbery and Conspiracy.
During the investigation, Airron Willis was identified in a separate robbery that occurred on June 25, 2021, in the city of Perris. Additional crimes related to Airron Willis are still under investigation.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Gil or Investigator Stutler at the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Perris Station by calling (951) 210-1000, or by email.
The Gang Impact Team is supervised by the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office Bureau of Investigations and staffed by agents from the District Attorney’s Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigations, U.S. Marshal's Service, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Special Services Unit, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, and detectives from the Banning, Beaumont, Cathedral City, Corona, Desert Hot Springs, Hemet, Palm Springs, Murrieta, and Riverside Police Departments.
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|Airron Willis||Diamond Crummie|