Deputies Release Suspect Sketch In Homeland Shooting

HOMELAND (CBS) — Riverside County sheriff’s deputies Sunday released a composite sketch of a man suspected in a drive-by shooting that left one person injured.

The shooting, which took place in the 25000 block of Homeland Avenue, occurred about 7:53 p.m. on June 2, according to authorities.

Sheriff’s Sgt. Stephen Mike said the suspect, who is described as a Hispanic male, was seen fleeing the scene in a dark-colored import sedan.

One person shot in the thigh was taken to a nearby hospital and is in stable condition.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact authorities at (951) 791-3423.

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