Homicide – October 5, 2020


On Monday, October 5, 2020, at 12:19 PM, deputies from the Perris Station responded to a call of an assault with a deadly weapon in the 22000 Block of John Street in Meadow Brook. Upon arrival, they located a deceased male suffering from a gunshot wound.

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation. The decedent’s name is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin.

Steven John Lindo

A suspect was identified and arrested. Steven John Lindo, 29 years old of Meadow Brook was booked for murder at the Cois Byrd Detention Center.    

This is an active investigation and no additional details are currently available. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Central Homicide Investigator Manjarrez at (951) 538-8961 or (760) 393-3530.

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

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