Hemet PD Seeking Assistance Regarding Homicide On Menlo and Buena Vista
HEMET – Hemet Police officers investigated a homicide that occurred in the area of Menlo Ave. East of Buena Vista St., in the city of Hemet Nov. 28. Police officials are asking for the public’s assistance regarding this incident.
The Hemet Police Department dispatch center received a call from a citizen about 3:50 a.m., who was reporting a man down. The caller reported the man appeared to be deceased.
Upon arrival, officers from the Hemet Police Department located a Hispanic male adult. Officers were able to determine the male had been deceased for some time. Based upon evidence at the scene, the death was immediately determined to be a homicide. No further description or identification has been provided for the victim yet, pending identification and notification of the victims family.
Detectives from the Hemet Police Department responded to the location and assumed the
investigation. As of this report, the investigation is ongoing and no further information was available to be released at this time.
The Hemet Police Department has asked for citizen’s assistance and is requesting that anyone who was in the area of Menlo Ave. and Buena Vista St. this morning at or around 3:50 am and might have information about this incident to please contact Corporal Gabe Gomez at (951) 765-2324.
Anyone with information regarding this crime who would like to remain anonymous, is encouraged to call the Crime Stoppers tip line at (866) 640-8477. If your tip leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward.
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Trevor Montgomery spent 10 years in the U.S. Army as an Orthopedic Specialist before joining the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department in 1998. He was medically retired after losing his leg in an off-duty accident.
During his time with the sheriff’s department, Trevor worked at several different stations, including the Robert Presley Detention Center, the Southwest Station in Temecula, the Hemet Station, and the Lake Elsinore Station, along with many other locations.
Trevor’s assignments included Corrections, Patrol, DUI Enforcement, Boat and Personal Water-Craft based Lake Patrol, Off-Road Vehicle Enforcement, Problem Oriented Policing Team, Personnel and Background Investigations and he finished his career while working as a Sex Crimes and Child Abuse Investigator.
Trevor has been married for more than 26 years and was a foster parent to more than 60 children over 13 years. He is now an adoptive parent and has 13 children and 12 – soon to be 13 – grandchildren.