Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date February 17, 2003
Contact Sergeant Steve Johnson
Phone (909) 320-8000
Fax (909) 320-8043


Attempted Murder

Riverside, Ca-  On Sunday February 16, 2003 at approximately 2340 hours officers from the Riverside Police Department responded to the 3500 block of Hiawatha Street in response to a shooting that had just occurred. A 20 year-old Riverside man sustained a single gunshot wound to his head. He was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in grave condition.

Investigators from the Riverside Police Departmentís Homicide Unit responded to the scene. After conducting several interviews 18 year-old Louis Riley of Riverside was arrested for Attempted Murder. He was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.

Anyone with information related to this case is asked to call Detective Greg Rowe at 909-320-8024 or Detective Steve Shumway at 909-320-8011.