Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date October 1, 2001
Contact Lt. Alex Tortes
Phone (909) 351-6074
Fax (909) 351-6058


Attempted Murder

Riverside, Ca-  At approximately 9:44 p.m., police units were dispatched to the area of 14th Street & Forrest. When officers arrived in the area they discovered two (2) shooting victims inside 4460 Forrest.

Witnesses at the scene told officers that a green vehicle, occupied by two or more black males, drove by the house, slowed, then fired an unknown amount of bullets into the house. One of the bullets struck both victims.

The injuries to both victims are not considered life threatening and their names are not available at the present time. The investigation is on-going.

Anyone with information please contact Sgt. J. DeLaRoas @320-8005