Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date Saturday, October 14, 2006
Contact Lieutenant Victor Williams
Phone (951) 826-5147

Man Injured in Shooting

Riverside, Ca- On Saturday, October 14, 2006 at about 01:50 am, a shooting victim arrived at Riverside Community Hospital with a gunshot wound to his arm. Witnesses who were with the victim said they were in the area of Ottawa Avenue and University Avenue when a vehicle drove by and fired one shot at them. The victim was struck in the arm and subsequently driven to the hospital by a friend.

The victim, a 25-year-old Riverside man, was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his arm.

The suspect vehicle was described as a large, older model four-door sedan, blue in color. A Hispanic female with dark curly hair was possibly driving the suspect vehicle. There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information reference the shooting is asked to call the Riverside Police Department Investigations Bureau at (951) 353 -7100.