After months of investigative efforts surrounding the murder of a 31-year-old Jurupa Valley man, investigators from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit arrested a 19-year-old Jurupa Valley resident is connection with the murder, officials reported.
Just before 6 a.m., on June 2 officers received calls regarding shots fired in the area of Rutile Street in Jurupa Valley.
Law enforcement on the scene found evidence of a shooting, but no victims or assailants.
A few moments later another call came in regarding a white male suffering from gunshot wounds near Limonite Avenue a few miles away. Medical personnel attempted to save Lee Moore’s life, but Moore succumbed to his injuries.
Investigators identified Gabriel Enrique Madrigal as a suspect in Moore’s murder, Sgt. Brian Reno stated in a report.
Madrigal was arrested on the morning of Sept. 5 and booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.
Anyone with additional details regarding this murder investigation is urged to contact Investigator Gary Bowen of the Sheriff’s Central Homicide Unit at 951- 955-2777, or Detective Joel Pabelico of the Jurupa Valley Police Department at 951- 955-2600.
Stephanie D. Schulte is a writer/photographer with SWRNN. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.