Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date September 25, 2002
Contact Sergeant Dan Hoxmeier
Phone (909) 826-5567
Fax (909) 351-6051



Riverside, Ca-  At approximately 1801 hours, Riverside Police Officers responded to the report of a fight at Gunnarís Bar and Grill located at 10909 Magnolia Avenue.  Upon arrival, officers contacted the 27 years old male victim inside the bar.  The victim was suffering from injuries to the head and upper body.  The victim was transported to Kaiser Hospital where he was pronounced deceased at approximately 1841 hours.

Preliminary investigation revealed two male white adult suspects had confronted the victim as he arrived in the parking lot.  A fight began between the victim and the two suspects.  The fight continued into the bar, where responding police officers later discovered the victim.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Detective Greg Rowe at (909) 320-8024 or Detective Steve Shumway at (909) 320-8011. (Riverside Police Department Report P302 268 252)