Nearly $400K Reward Offered To Find Cop Killer

RIVERSIDE (CBS) — The city of Riverside, Riverside City Council and Riverside County Board of Supervisors have all authorized $100,000 payouts  in the hopes of catching the man police say shot and killed Officer Ryan Bonaminio.

Additional awards being offered by the Morongo Band of Mission Indians, the Riverside Police Officers Association, the District Attorney’s office, US Marshals, FBI, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms bring the total to more than $390,000.

Riverside Mayor Ron Loveridge says the reward money is “a call for swift justice, and it is our statement of the value we place on the life and the work of Riverside police officers.”

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