For Immediate Release
|Date||July 6, 2002|
|Contact||Sergeant Mike Cook|
Riverside, Ca- At
approximately 11:00 AM on Saturday July 6, 2002, officers from the Riverside
Police Department responded to the 8600 block of Arlington Ave. regarding a 261
PC Rape investigation. Officers
contacted the 16 year-old female victim who advised that the rape occurred
several hours earlier inside an apartment at the location and that the suspect
had left. While conducting their
investigation at the scene, the suspect returned and was arrested.
Arrested at the location was Lonnie Anthony Sampson Jr. 24 years old of Riverside. Sampson was booked into Riverside County jail and charged with 261 PC Rape. Anyone with information may contact Detective Randy Ryder at 320-8046.