Homicide Investigation in Moreno Valley


Reporting Deputy: Lieutenant M. Martinez

File # MV240280026


On Sunday, January 28, 2024, at 7:28 a.m., the shooting victim, a 40-year-old male resident of Moreno Valley, succumbed to his injuries sustained from the earlier incident. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit was notified and assumed control of the investigation. The victim’s identity is currently being withheld pending next of kin notification.

This investigation is on-going and any individuals with additional information are encouraged to contact Investigator A. McCracken of the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station at (951) 486-6700 or Investigator Gilbert of the Central Homicide Unit at (951) 955-2700.


On Sunday, January 28, 2024, at 1:46 AM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station responded to a report of a shooting at a residence in the 13600 block of Red Mahogany Drive in Moreno Valley. Deputies arrived within minutes and located a victim who had been shot. Paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Deputies contacted witnesses and located evidence at the scene. The suspect, described as an adult male in his 20’s, with curly brown hair, wearing a black sweatshirt and black sweatpants, fled prior to the arrival of deputies and remains at large.

Investigators from the Moreno Valley Sheriff’s Station responded and assumed the investigation. If you have any information about this incident or captured the incident on video, you are encouraged to contact Investigator Andrew McCracken of the Moreno Valley Station at 951-486-6700.

For media inquiries regarding this incident please contact the Media Information Bureau.

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