For Immediate Release
|Date||April 5, 2005|
|Contact||Officer Phil Fernandez|
Riverside, Ca- On Tuesday, April 05, 2005 at
approximately 1:15 PM officers from the Riverside Police Department responded to
the area of Indiana Avenue and Harrison Street regarding a gunshot victim.
Investigation revealed the victim was involved in a dispute, which originated on
the freeway, with two unknown suspects. The dispute erupted into a physical
altercation, which resulted in the victim being shot in the face. The two
unknown suspects were described as White males with shaved heads. The
suspects were last seen driving southbound Harrison Street in a white Ford
Ranger pick-up. The weapon is believed to be a small caliber weapon and the
suspects are considered armed and dangerous.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for medical treatment and is expected to survive.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the General Investigations Bureau at (951) 320-8000.