CRIME BRIEFS – May 25, 2017

HUSD employee involved in collision A Hemet Unified School District employee was struck and injured by a person who ran a red light on Monday, May 22. The 51-year-old man was thrown from an Ez-Go golf cart when he was crossing Bulldog Way at Stetson Avenue, according to officials. The injured man, identified as Michael…

CRIME BRIEFS – May 18, 2017

Victim’s daughter recovers mother’s stolen purse Juveniles were detained and a stolen purse recovered after several youths ran into a residential garage, snatched a purse and ran off into the night. The theft occurred in the 900 block of Mayberry Avenue in Hemet. The daughter of the victim reportedly chased down a group of six…

CRIME REPORTS – May 18, 2017

HEMET Monday 8 Theft of Vehicle, 800 Block Whittier Av. Theft of Vehicle, 100 Block Buena Vista St. Property Crime, 2200 Block Florida Av. Robbery, 1500 Block Oakland Av. Property Crime, Stetson & Seven Hill Theft, 100 Block Stetson Ave. Public Intoxication, 600 Block Calhoun Pl. Theft, 400 Block Buena Vista St. Theft, 1300 Block…

CRIME BRIEFS – May 4, 2017

■ By Melissa Diaz Hernandez Body found on San Jacinto street identified The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a female body found at the 2600 block of Esplanade Avenue on April 29. The victim was later identified as 40-year old Latoya Calhoun. According to a news release, the officer determined Calhoun was…

CRIME BRIEFS – April 27, 2017

■ By Melissa Diaz Hernandez San Jacinto murderer sentenced to 32 years to life Tiaki Alfred James Mosley was sentenced to 32 years to life on April 21 for the murder of Victor Prinque on Nov. 16, 2013. Kelvin Leymon Redd Jr. shot and killed Prinque during the robbery while Mosley drove the getaway vehicle.…

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…