For Immediate Release
|Date||December 11, 2002|
|Contact||Sergeant Brian Baitx|
Riverside, Ca- On Tuesday, December 10th at
about 6:30 PM the Riverside Police Department received a call about several
subjects involved in fight near the 4600 block of Hedrick Avenue. While Officers
were responding to that incident, another call was received reporting an assault
victim in a vehicle at Jones Street and Hole Avenue. Officers arrived at Jones
and Hole where a male adult victim was found. He was transported via ambulance
to Riverside Community Hospital.
After interviewing witnesses at both scenes it appears the two calls were related. Detectives responded to conduct interviews and collect evidence at both locations.
The victim of the assault was treated at the Riverside Community Hospital Emergency Room but did not survive. His name is being withheld pending notification of family members.
At this time the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this crime should call Detective Jeffrey Joseph at 909-320-8049.
Riverside Police File # P3-02-344-238.