UPDATED: Officials arrest man who escaped during hours-long barricaded standoff in Banning

UPDATE: Thursday, Aug. 2, 12:30 p.m. See original story below. BANNING — Authorities yesterday announced the arrest of a man they say escaped from a Banning home during a barricaded standoff that last nearly 12 hours over the weekend. He was apprehended Tuesday afternoon, July 31, by members of the Riverside County’s Gang Impact Team. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Temecula […]

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BANNING: Firearm-wielding man shot by officer after vehicle pursuit

BANNING — A man who officials say was armed with a firearm is recovering after he was shot by an officer at the end of a vehicle pursuit, Thursday, June 28. The shooting happened at Old Idyllwild Rd. and San Gorgonio Ave. in Banning. The alleged suspect suffered non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to survive, and Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit […]

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UPDATE: Brothers arrested after multiple victims shot and stabbed during marijuana dispensary robbery

UPDATED: Friday, June 29, 2 a.m. BANNING — Authorities from three law enforcement agencies in two counties worked together to apprehend two Beaumont brothers who officials allege shot and stabbed multiple victims while robbing a marijuana dispensary. The incident happened Saturday, June 23, at Go Green Calming Solutions on the 6000 block of West Ramsey Street. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: […]

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ESSEX: Banning/Beaumont couple, killed after smashing into big-rig on I-40, ID’d

A couple who died earlier this week when their vehicle smashed into the back of a tractor-trailer big-rig that had stopped for another accident have been identified as being from the Inland Empire. The deadly crash happened early Sunday morning, June 17, on Interstate 40, east of Kelbaker Road. The location is near the unincorporated rural community of Essex and about […]

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PINE COVE: Market employee accused of embezzling $100K, arrested

PINE COVE –A man who officials allege embezzled as much as $100,000 from a small market and gas station was arrested after an investigation revealed the alleged suspect regularly used the business’ cash register and ATM to funnel money from the market and into his own pockets. The embezzlement, which officials say took place over an eight-month period, happened at […]

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BANNING: Fullerton woman accused of defrauding 90-year-old victim of $40,000

BANNING — A Fullerton woman officials allege stole more than $40,000 from an elderly victim in Banning was arrested last Wednesday following an investigation covering two counties. According to Banning PD, the financial abuse dated as far back as September, 2017. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: NUEVO: Drunk and speeding in stolen truck, Nuevo man plows head-on into family, kills MV […]

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BEAUMONT: Officials investigating after girl, 14, flees from man who sexually propositioned her near school

BEAUMONT — Officers rushed to respond to reports of a teenage girl fleeing from a man who officials say “solicited” the victim earlier this morning. Despite frantically running past vehicles begging for help and to be let in, only one person responded to the girl’s pleas, taking the girl in to safety and calling 911. The incident, which is under […]

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BANNING: Seriously injured motorist airlifted after solo-vehicle rollover accident

BANNING — One person was air-lifted and hospitalized with major injuries after a single vehicle rollover accident yesterday afternoon, according to CHP and Cal Fire officials. The accident happened on Highway 243, just north of Mt. Edna Road, in an unincorporated area about six miles south of I-10 and Banning and about 19 miles north of Idyllwild. California Highway Patrol, […]

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UPDATED: HEMET: Banning man, 57, killed in off road ATV accident, ID’d

HEMET — Few details have been released in CHP’s ongoing investigation of a fatal accident after a 57-year-old Banning man was found deceased in a rural unincorporated area within Brown Canyon, southeast of Hemet. The man’s body was found late Sunday afternoon near an all-terrain vehicle, in a rugged, sparsely populated area near the 43000 block of Cactus Valley Road. SEE SIMILAR: Off-road dirt bike […]

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CALIMESA: Reckless driver plows into big-rig, trapped inside burning vehicle

CALIMESA — Rescue efforts are underway after a pickup truck plowed in to the back of a tractor-trailer big-rig and burst into flames, early this morning, Friday, Apr. 27. The fiery wreck, which trapped the pickup’s driver, happened on the Calimesa Boulevard off-ramp, along eastbound Interstate 10. The incident began about 1:21 a.m., when several motorists called 911 to report a reckless, […]

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