Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date January 7, 2004
Contact Detective Ron Sanfilippo
Phone (909) 320-8051
Fax (909) 320-8030



Riverside, Ca-  At 2351 hours, January 7, 2004, officers of the Riverside Police Department responded to the 7600 block of Peters Street in the Casa Blanca area of Riverside after a man called reporting that his friend was just shot.

The preliminary investigation revealed that the victim, a teen Hispanic male, was walking on Peters Street with the friend when a subject, who was also on foot, shot him. The victim was transported by ambulance to Riverside Community Hospital where he later died.

The identity of the victim is pending. The shooting suspect is still at large. Anyone with information related to this case is urged to contact Detective Ron Sanfilippo at (909) 320-8051.