Bella Vista man reports finding suicide victim – then fatally shoots self

BELLA VISTA — Officials are investigating a suspected suicide after a person called 911 and reported finding a man with a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his driveway. Based on radio traffic at the time, it is believed the man then walked out to his driveway and fatally shot himself. LEADING THE SCNS HEADLINES: Cassel rollover leaves 1 adult, 2 children […]

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Body found on Pinyon Pines hiking trail – suicide suspected

PINYON PINES — Officials are investigating the death of a man whose lifeless body was discovered near a hiking trail in the area of Vista Point and Highway 74, Monday afternoon, June 3. According to sheriff’s officials, the man died of what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: Temecula’s new fire chief arrested after alleged domestic […]

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Remains found near Happy Camp those of missing CA man – death ruled suicide

SISKIYOU COUNTY — The remains of a missing Marysville, CA man – who had not been seen since last January – were discovered in the Happy Camp area, a remote area of northwest Siskiyou County, Wednesday afternoon, May 1. The victim’s remains were found near Independence Creek Road, a United States Forest Service road, about 5 miles from SR-96. LEADING […]

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UPDATE: Yesterday’s death at sheriff’s training facility ruled suicide

UPDATED: Friday, April 19, 4:45 p.m. See Original Story below. RIVERSIDE — Sheriff’s officials confirmed today that a recruit was found dead at Ben Clark Public Safety Training Center in Riverside early yesterday morning. Although their investigation is ongoing, officials also said the victim’s death has since been determined to have been a suicide. The training facility, which is located […]

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BREAKING: Second RivCo freeway jumper in 5 days forces I-215 closure, SigAlert

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this report listed the 91 Freeway in the title, when it should have said the incident happened on the southbound I-215 -TM RIVERSIDE — Officials are at the scene of another incident involving a person who is believed to have leaped from an overpass onto a Riverside freeway earlier this morning, Thursday, March 14. As […]

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UPDATE: Man who leaped to death from I-15 overpass onto SR-91 ID’d

UPDATED: Thursday, March 14, 11:30 a.m. See Original Story below. CORONA — Officials have identified a man who leaped to his death from the I-15 overpass onto the 91 Freeway below in Corona last week, Saturday, March 9. Riverside County Sheriff-Coroner officials yesterday identified the victim as Jason Birrell, 42, of Fullerton. A coroner’s release indicated Birrell was pronounced deceased […]

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UPDATE: La Quinta couple identified after apparent murder-suicide

UPDATED: Wednesday, Jan 9, 12 p.m. See original story below. LA QUINTA — Officials today released more details and information after last Monday’s discovery of two deceased individuals at a La Quinta residence in the 79700 block of Independence Way near Monticello Ave. Based on their ongoing investigation, officials are now investigating the incident as a murder-suicide and have called […]

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BREAKING: AZ murder suspect commits suicide at Anza gas station

ANZA — Details are beginning to emerge after an Arizona woman wanted in connection with a Phoenix homicide reportedly committed suicide this morning, Wednesday, Dec. 19. Riverside County sheriff’s officials have said the woman killed herself when she was confronted by deputies at an Anza gas station. Deputies had received information from Phoenix Police Department that the woman, whose identity […]

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Resources available on campus after Corona HS freshman’s suicide

CORONA — Counselors, psychologists, and even a specially trained police K-9 – used to help people deal with grief and traumatic events – are at Corona High School this week helping students, teachers, and other school administrators and staff, cope with the death of a freshman who officials say committed suicide earlier this week. LEADING THE RCNS HEADLINES: UPDATE: Victim […]

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MORENO VALLEY: Report of shooting suicide leads to “suspicious death” investigation

MORENO VALLEY — Sheriff’s homicide investigators are heading up an investigation into what officials are calling a “suspicious death” after deputies responding to reports of a suicide found evidence that led their investigation in a different direction.┬áCiting their ongoing investigation, officials have released very few details other than to confirm they are investigating the Sunday, Mar. 18 death. Sunday’s suspicious […]

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