Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date December 13, 2001
Contact Lt. Mark Mc Fall


Bank Robbery

Riverside, Ca-  The Bank of America branch at 1680 University Ave. was robbed by two unarmed men who were driving a stolen pick-up truck. Minutes later, Officer Bill Boyd spotted the suspect vehicle and stopped it at Mission Inn Ave. and Freeway 91.

Both suspects were arrested at the scene and evidence was recovered. Arrested were:

MURUA, Jason, 23, and

MURUA, Alfred, 51 both of Banning

Detectives are investigating possible involvement by the suspects in other similar area crimes.

Riverside Police Department robbery detectives and FBI agents are conducting a joint investigation. Additional information may be available from Robbery Sergeant Ed Blevins at (909) 320-8015.