MORENO VALLEY: Robbery Suspect Shoots Victim In Foot

On Thursday night, May 09, 2019 the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department along with Cal Fire / Riverside County Fire and AMR responded to reports of an assault with a deadly weapon at the Paseo De Lago mobile home park. According to Deputy Flores with the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, around 8:44pm deputies were dispatched to the 14900 block of Starmont Street for an assault with a deadly weapon. When deputies arrived they located a male suffering from a gunshot wound to the foot. Preliminary reports indicate the victim was shot in the foot during the course of a robbery. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect(s) fled the area before deputies arrived. No suspect description was immediately available. It’s unclear what, if anything, the suspect(s) took from the victim.