RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Homicide |
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||December 13, 2019||Time:||1:00 AM|
|Incident Date:||December 12, 2019||Time:||4:00 PM|
|Incident Location:||26000 Block of Coronada Drive, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Rick Espinoza, Central Homicide Unit|
On Thursday, December 12, 2019, Deputies from the Moreno Valley Station responded to a shooting in the 26000 Block of Coronada Drive in the city of Moreno Valley. Upon arrival they located a male juvenile suffering from a gunshot wound. Paramedics arrived and attempted life saving measures but unfortunately, the male juvenile succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. Central Homicide Unit members responded and assumed the investigation.
During the course of the investigation, a male juvenile was identified as a suspect and arrested. The juvenile male was later booked at Juvenile Hall in Riverside for murder.
This is an active investigation and no additional details are currently available. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Central Homicide Investigator Button at (760) 393-3531 or (951) 955-2777.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.
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