For Immediate Release
February 7, 2018
CORONA, CA–On the morning of Feb. 7, 2018, at approximately 1:55 a.m. the Corona Police Department Dispatch received information regarding a possible pedestrian laying in the roadway near the 1300 block of Old Temescal Road in Corona. Officers arrived on scene to find a deceased black male adult. It has been determined to be a homicide.
Old Temescal Road has been closed between Compton Avenue and California Avenue for an investigation and is expected to be closed for another several hours, we appreciate the community's patience at this time.
The investigation is still ongoing, if you have any information regarding this case, please contact Senior Detective Jesse Jurado at Jesse.Jurado@CoronaCA.gov or by calling 951-279-3628.
About the City of Corona: Corona is located adjacent to Orange County California at the junction of the 91 and 15 freeways with a population of more than 160,000 residents. For more information regarding the City of Corona visit www.CoronaCA.gov.
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