Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date June 17, 2002
Contact Sergeant Ed Blevins 
Phone (909) 320-8015
Fax (909)320-8043



Riverside, Ca-  On June 17, 2002, at approximately 1:04 PM, officers from the Riverside Police Department responded to the 7200 block of Lydia St. reference a homicide. Upon arrival officers found a deceased female in a bedroom. The victim was found after other residents received a call and were told to check the bedroom. The victim and a male companion had recently rented the room.

Detectives with the Homicide Investigations Unit responded to the scene and their investigation is continuing. The name of the victim is not being released pending notification of family.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Greg Rowe at (909) 320-8024.