Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date June 14, 2005
Contact Sergeant John Capen
Phone (951) 320-8005
Fax (951) 320-8043


Police Seek Information Regarding Home Invasion Robbery

Date: Friday, June 10, 2005 at 7:30 AM
Location: 1240 Nicola Dr. / Via Coiba Dr.

Riverside, Ca- On 06-10-05, at about 7:30 AM, two adult male suspects rang the victim’s doorbell at 1240 Nicola Drive. When the victim opened the door, the suspects forced their way into the house at gunpoint then bound the victim with tape. The suspects took money and a cell phone from the lone adult male victim then fled. They were last seen running from the victim’s house onto Via Coiba; no vehicle was seen.

The suspects are described as follows:

Suspect #1 - White male, 20 to 22 years old, 5’10’ to 6’00’, thin build with short cropped dark hair. He was last seen wearing a white T-Shirt and light blue baseball hat with no insignia.

Suspect #2 – Black male, 20 to 22 years old, 5’10” to 6’00”, muscular build, bald head. He was last seen wearing a red baseball cap and black nylon sweats.

Both suspects carried backpacks.

Anyone with information regarding this incident or these suspects is urged to contact Detective Rick Cobb at (951) 320-8034 or evenings at (951) 787-7911 (Dispatch Center)