Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date February 26, 2003
Contact Sergeant Chris Manning
Phone (909) 320-8015
Fax (909) 320-8043


Deceased Male Found Inside Parked Vehicle

Riverside, Ca-  At approximately 1445 hours, Riverside Police Officers responded to the 3500 block of Banbury Drive regarding a suspicious odor coming from a parked vehicle. Officers observed a strong odor and an unknown fluid leaking from the trunk of the vehicle. Based on these observations, Riverside Police Detectives were requested. Subsequent investigation revealed an unknown deceased subject inside the trunk of the vehicle. A Riverside County Deputy Coroner was requested. He determined the deceased person is a male subject, who’s identity remains unknown. At this point, no cause of death has been identified. Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Det. Terry Meyer @ 320-8003. The investigation is continuing.