RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Occupied Vehicle Check Leads to Discovery of Convicted Felon in Possession of Firearms, Drugs, and Ammunition|
|Written Date:||January 14, 2020||Time:||6:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||January 14, 2020||Time:||1:15 PM|
|Incident Location:||2800 Block of Susan Lane, Perris|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Victor Pierson|
On January 14, 2020, about 1:15 PM, deputies assigned to the Perris Stations Problem Oriented Policing Team conducted an occupied vehicle check on the 2800 block of Susan Lane. During the investigation, deputies found Juan Mora to be in possession of a loaded AR-15 style firearm, methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia and various rounds of live ammunition. Further investigation was conducted and deputies learned Mora was a previously convicted felon. A subsequent evaluation of Mora revealed he was also under the influence of a controlled substance.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind citizens to report any suspicious activity occurring in the community. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Deputy Patrick Barr at 951-210-1000.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
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