MORENO VALLEY: Officials investigating fatal shooting

MORENO VALLEY — Officials have released very few details but have confirmed they are conducting a homicide investigation after a man was shot and killed Tuesday, Nov. 28. The fatal shooting happened on the 12700 block of Foxdale Drive, south of Highway 60 and west of Heacock Street, in Moreno Valley. 

Sheriff’s officials later identified Rolando Aguayo, 37, of Moreno Valley, as the victim killed in the shooting. He was pronounced dead at 4:27 p.m., about fifteen minutes after the shooting was reported, according to Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Ben Ramirez.

Deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Moreno Valley Police Station responded to the location about 4:13 p.m., after receiving reports of the shooting.

Investigators from Moreno Valley PD and the Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation, which is still ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding this incident and investigation is encouraged to contact Investigator Gore at the Moreno Valley Police Department at (951) 486-6700 or Investigator Navarrete at the Central Homicide Unit at (951) 955-2777. Callers can refer to incident file number MV173320384 and can remain anonymous. Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s Homicide Tipline online form.


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Trevor Montgomery, who recently moved from Riverside County to Shasta County, runs Riverside County News Source and Shasta County News Source. Additionally, he writes for Riverside County based newspapers Valley News, The Valley Chronicle and Anza Valley Outlook as well as Bonsall/Fallbrook Village News in San Diego County.

Trevor 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, breaking his back and suffering both spinal cord and brain injuries in an off-duty accident.

During his time with the sheriff’s department, Trevor worked at several different stations, including Robert Presley Detention Center, Southwest Station in Temecula, Hemet/Valle Vista Station, Ben Clark Public Safety Training Center and Lake Elsinore Station, along with 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 and Personnel/Background Investigations. He finished his career while working as a Sex Crimes and Child Abuse Investigator and was a court-designated expert in child abuse and child sex-related crimes.

Trevor has been married for more than 27 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 14 grandchildren.

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