Mead Valley, CA— On Saturday, March 21, 2014, around 04:47 A.M., deputies from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Perris Station responded to 23200 block of Cajalco Rd., Mead Valley, in reference to a report of an assault with a deadly weapon.
As deputies arrived, they located a 58-year-old male subject inside the business suffering from stab wound to his neck. Responding deputies, and CALFIRE and American Medical Response paramedics gave medical aid and the victim was transported to a local hospital where he underwent surgery for his injury. He is expected to survive After speaking with witnesses and observing surveillance video, it was determined the victim was approached by a black male adult on a bicycle. Without provocation, the subject attacked the victim and took his vehicle.
The vehicle was discovered a short time later, abandoned, and damaged from a single-vehicle collision. An extensive search of the area for the subject was conducted and deputies were unable to locate the subject.
Anyone with information regarding the identity or whereabouts of the subject is encourage to call Investigator Heath at 951-210-1000 or contact Dispatch at 951-776-1099.