Riverside Police Department Press Release

For Immediate Release

Date March 28, 2004
Contact Sergeant Steve Johnson
Phone (909) 320-8005
Fax (909) 320-8043


Suspicious Death

Riverside, Ca-  On Sunday March 28, 2004 at approximately 9:40 A.M. Riverside Police officers responded to the Magnolia Avenue Baptist Church located at 8351 Magnolia Avenue regarding a vehicle burglary. Upon arrival they located a deceased 57 year-old Corona man inside the car.

The manís identity is being withheld pending notification of his family.

Investigators responded to the scene and located blood inside the vehicle. The decedent had sustained injuries to his upper body. The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information related to this death is asked to call Detective Dave Smith at 909-320-8062 or Detective Greg Rowe at 909-320-8024.