CRIME BRIEFS – April 20, 2017

■ By Melissa Diaz Hernandez SJ PD responds to assault – male victim in critical care The San Jacinto Police Department responded to a call in the 100 block of Sage Avenue in San Jacinto the evening of April 15. A male victim was involved in an assault, causing him to temporarily lose consciousness. He…

CRIME BRIEFS – April 13, 2017

■ Melissa Diaz Hernandez / Reporter Hemet man shot; another arrested for attempted murder One man was shot and another was arrested for attempted murder in Hemet over the weekend. On Saturday, April 8 at approximately 11:26 p.m., Hemet Police/Fire Communication Center received several 911 calls regarding gunshots heard in the 2700 block of West…

CRIME BRIEFS – April 6, 2017

SJ man booked on burglary charges and outstanding felony warrant San Jacinto Police Department investigated a residential burglary in the 400 block of Camino Corto. Per a news release from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, “the victims woke up to find their front door open, the residence ransacked and bicycle and MacBook missing.” Surveillance video…

CRIME REPORTS – April 6, 2017

HEMET MON., MARCH 27 Assault with a Deadly Weapon, 1600 Block S. San Jacinto Ave. Theft of Vehicle, 23300 Block Soboba Rd. Theft of Vehicle, 2600 Block Florida Ave. Assault with a Deadly Weapon, 44100 Block E. St. Theft, 3100 Block Oregano Way Theft of Vehicle, 1200 Block Valencia Ave. Theft of Vehicle, 1100 Block…

CRIME BRIEFS – March 31, 2017

San Jacinto man wounded in shooting The San Jacinto Police Department, Hemet Sheriff’s deputies and the Hemet Police Department jointly responded to a call for multiple shots fired on March 23. Law enforcement found a 35-year-old man shot multiple times, allegedly the result of a verbal argument. The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital…

Crime Reports – March 31, 2017

HEMET MONDAY 20 Theft of Vehicle, 26900 Block Grace Lane Assault, 1000 Block Gloria Dr. Trespassing, 1000 Block Whittier Ave. Breaking & Entering, 43900 Block Mayberry Ave. Breaking & Entering, 1700 Block, Florida Ave. Breaking & Entering, 800 Block Sanderson Ave. Theft of Vehicle, 3800 Block Devonshire Ave. TUESDAY 21 Assault, Devonshire and Santa Fe…

CRIME BRIEFS

San Jacinto parents charged in toddler’s 2016 death Assault and cruelty charges were filed Feb. 23 and a warrant was issued March 2 against Tamara Barker and Malick Harris, the San Jacinto parents of one-year-old Deborah Harris – more than a year after the child died in February 2016, according to court records. One count…

CRIME REPORTS – March 23, 2017

HEMET MONDAY, MAR.13 TRESPASSING 800 Block LATHAM AV FRAUD 2300 Block CALLAO CT BURGLARY 1100 Block OLIVE TREE LN VANDALISM 700 Block STETSON AV TRESPASSING 1700 Block FLORIDA AV VANDALISM 1700 Block FLORIDA AV ASSAULT W WEAPO 2300 Block SAN BERNARDO AV DISTURB THREATS 2000 Block OAKLAND AV TUESDAY, MAR.14 PETTY THEFT 3600 Block FLORIDA…

Crime Briefs – March 16, 2017

Hit-and-run driver found, arrested and released Hemet Police officers investigated a hit-and-run traffic collision near the intersection of Florida Avenue and Mayflower Street on March 7, in which 66-year-old pedestrian Daniel Silva died. Investigators learned Silva was walking across Florida Avenue and believe he was in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a…

CRIME BRIEFS – March.9, 2017

HBy Halima Haider emet man killed in crash driving wrong way on I-215 Hemet man Joey Hernandez, 28, was killed in a fatal crash March 3 as he reportedly drove the wrong way on Interstate 215. According to Coroner reports, Hernandez was driving a 2005 Honda Accord northbound in the southbound lanes and crashed into…