Riverside Police Department Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date Thursday, August 3, 2006
Contact Steven Frasher, Press Information Officer
Phone (951) 826-5147

Unattended death investigation

Riverside, Ca- Riverside Police responded to a call for medical aid at a group home in the 4000-block of Fourth Street at 4:23 p.m., Thursday, August 3.

Responding officers and firefighters found a 29-year-old female inside her room at the residence. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Preliminary investigation indicates the woman was last seen sometime Wednesday. The body was discovered by a relative of the owner during a dinner call for home residents. The deceased was one of approximately 18-20 residents at the home. Name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The investigation continues.

Anyone with information helpful to this investigation is urged to call Detective Dave Smith at (951) 353-7103 or Detective Greg Rowe at (951) 353-7136.