Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date May 28, 2005
Contact Sergeant John Capen
Phone (951) 320-8005
Fax (951) 320-8043


Two Men Stabbed During Fight in Apartment Complex

Riverside, Ca- On Saturday May 28, 2005, at 2:00 A.M. Riverside Police Officers responded to an apartment complex in the 3400 block of Canyon Crest Drive after a resident called 911 to report a large fight. When officers arrived they found numerous people in a courtyard within the apartment complex, including two male adults with stab wounds to their upper torso. Both stabbing victims were transported via ambulance to Riverside Community Hospital where they remain in critical condition; however, both are expected to survive.

According to witnesses, a fight broke out involving several people after a large party that was in one of the apartments spilled over into the courtyard. Neither victim nor any of the witnesses could provide specific details regarding the suspect(s).

Anyone with information related to this investigation is urged to contact Detective Rick Wheeler at 951-320-8003 or Detective Greg Rowe at 951-320-8024.