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Police asking for help in identifying Temecula carjackers


Thursday, August 15th, 2013
Issue 33, Volume 17.


TEMECULA - A motorist was struck over the head today by a carjacking suspect in Temecula, a sheriff's sergeant said.

The victim was approached by two men in the 28900 block of Old Town Front Street. One of the suspects pulled out a black semiautomatic pistol, demanded the car keys to the victim's black Subaru Impreza and then hit him over the head, Riverside County sheriff's Sgt. Kevin McDonald said.

The two suspects fled in the four-door sedan with the California license plate number 5PBK915. The victim declined Advertisement
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medical treatment following the 5:26 a.m. incident, McDonald said.

The suspects were described at Latinos in their mid-20s. One was about 5 foot 6 with a medium build and wore a black knit cap, a black long-sleeve sweater and brown shorts.

The second suspect was about 5 foot 8, had a medium to large build and wore short black hair, a gray sweatshirt and blue pants.

Sheriff's officials urged anyone with information about the carjacking to call sheriff's Investigator Brett Devine at the Temecula station at (951) 696-3000.


 

30 comments

Comment Profile ImagePaul
Comment #1 | Thursday, Aug 15, 2013 at 4:30 pm
Nice!! i bet they were illegals
Comment Profile ImageCriminology 101
Comment #2 | Thursday, Aug 15, 2013 at 4:40 pm
Gang bangers. Who else would wear a knit hat and a long sleeved black sweater in Temecula in August.
Comment Profile ImageChief
Comment #3 | Thursday, Aug 15, 2013 at 4:59 pm
Not likely illegals ! the us government calls them latinos,hispanics,chicanos,latins ..... they are native Indians!
Comment Profile ImageFR86
Comment #4 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 2:40 pm
According to Governor Brown's new policy for admission to the UC system for illegal aliens in California that were probably college students.
Comment Profile Imagemost likely
Comment #5 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 3:07 pm
home grown ghetto bums
Comment Profile ImageA 53 Year old Grandma
Comment #6 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 5:06 pm
Well if they are illegal hopefully they drove back to Mexico, Central America.
Does anyone realize we have laws in place to arrest and send these people back to where they come from? Our government is aiding and abetting them by NOT FOLLOWING THAT LAW.
If they get in here again they go to prison.
Brown and Obama only got in office from all the families of illegals voting for them with the promise of college, drivers licenses, amnesty, free medical, federal and state aid programs where THEY STILL DO NOT HAVE TO PAY TAXES or be legal. So with all the things we need to fix in this country primarily our own 1 in 5 living under the poverty level, and 1 in 4 going hungry and not knowing where they will live from week to week, all Obama and Brown talk about since taking office is the ILLEGALS AND GIVING THEM AMNESTY. WE CANNOT Afford to take care of our USA Citizens who have worked and paid taxes, and now you are going to dump some 43 million more illegals on us(with thousands coming in daily to get on in the Amnesty) to give aid to, housing, food, etc. and COLLEGE??? We cannot afford to send our own kids to college but lets let in all the illegals who it will cost us several million a year just to teach them english so they can get in college classes. THESE idiots are INSANE!
Comment Profile Imagegrunt
Comment #7 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 5:30 pm
@for a free America - you jest, but Obama and Holder are thinking the same thing- after all the biggest terrorist threat to this nation are the vets and tea party
Comment Profile Imagewhybother
Comment #8 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 7:01 pm
Why do we even bother anymore. It doesnt seem like anything ever happens to criminals anyway. This wouldnt have happened if cops patrolled anymore. They are much too busy messing around with innocent people instead. Why doesnt the stupid gang unit start going after carjackers? Seems like their is a heck of alot of violent crime going on while cops are at Kfc.
Comment Profile Image3j
Comment #9 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 8:02 pm
It's possible they are spoiled rich kids with nothing better to do. Just because they are Hispanic, does not mean they are illegal.
Comment Profile Imagedumb
Comment #10 | Friday, Aug 16, 2013 at 9:15 pm
Haha d... you white people like to hate a lot..... What does this incident have to do with illegals..... Nothing.... Please stop hating on obama and latinos were here and were never leaving ..... So learn to live with us :) your hate only makes us stronger ..... So yeah yeah hate hate hopefully the reform is passed so all of you can really have a reason to hate.... Get educated people!!!!!!! And stop hating!!!!!!
Comment Profile ImageReality Checker
Comment #11 | Saturday, Aug 17, 2013 at 8:58 am
The TEA Party isnt going ANYWHERE Jack!!! Get used to it! Or, if you dont like the TEA Party, this country (as it is, NOT how YOU want it) you can get out!!
Comment Profile ImageOMG
Comment #12 | Saturday, Aug 17, 2013 at 9:02 am
Grandma is right on!!

Newsbreak: Obama wants to spend 6.3 trillion on amnesty for illegal aliens.... you have what we call, an irrational sense of entitlement. You believe that you deserve something for doing nothing.

We have always been a country of immigrants....legal immigrants.

We used to try a 'save the rain forests'...remember that....
Comment Profile ImagePreston
Comment #13 | Saturday, Aug 17, 2013 at 9:44 am
Dumb's point is well taken and those pointing the finger at Government don't have a clue. We the People are responsible for Government actions and if you are not happy then you need to get off the apathy train, get educated, unite, stop arguing over non issues, vote and pay the price for change. Hating and blaming will get you ...?
Comment Profile ImageReality Checker
Comment #14 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 7:36 am
You vote for progressive democrats, you get screwed. Simple as that. They are not stand up people. They give away our tax dollars for votes. A far as pigeons go, the most popular person in the park is the one throwing bread crumbs. Who's ever throwing crumbs gets voted in, because the pigeons are voting for the crumbs, not for the honest and right.
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Comment Profile ImageHarvestonian
Comment #15 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 8:31 am
I google-mapped the location. Funny, but it appears to be -very- close to the Illegal Day-Laborer pick up area.

Naw, it's gotta be just a coincidence.
Comment Profile ImageMe
Comment #16 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 9:39 am
More to come:

"SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Criminals serving long prison sentences for offenses they committed as teenagers would have an earlier chance for freedom under a bill working its way through the California Legislature.

The bill by Sen. Loni Hancock, D-Berkeley, expands on legislation signed into law last year that gives a second chance to inmates who committed murder before they turned 18 and were sentenced to life without parole."
Comment Profile ImagePink
Comment #17 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 11:57 am
Democrat from Berkeley says it all.
Comment Profile ImageBarb
Comment #18 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 12:55 pm
Do any of you know if any of these guys are illegals? Seriously? I'm Mex-Am (my family has been here since at least 1890) my husband is Italian-Am (his people since the 1920s) are you going to deport me? my kids? my man?

You people are too much! I think we should deport you. Except who would have you?
Comment Profile ImageMe
Comment #19 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 2:03 pm
Always fun when we agree Pink :)
Comment Profile ImageOMG
Comment #20 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 2:24 pm
Repeat:

This country has always been a country of immigrants....legal immigrants.

Get legal, get job, pay taxes, buy healthcare, pay college, buy groceries. Get off government handouts.

Why work when I can get freebies and freedom?? Because it is the RIGHT thing to do and makes us the MAN or WOMAN - PARENT we should be and lead by example. I 'like' my job anyway!!!
Comment Profile ImagePink
Comment #21 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 8:21 pm
@Me: Guess they are ice skating in Hades again.....LOL
Comment Profile ImageReality Checker
Comment #22 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 9:32 pm
It was somebody stopped where the illegals congregate, probably looking for illegals for day labor work and got jacked instead. Those illegal day laborers are no better than or the same as illegal prostitutes standing there. Just plying a different trade :) prositutes look better though :D
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Comment Profile ImageReality Checker
Comment #23 | Sunday, Aug 18, 2013 at 9:35 pm
Oh, and I meant to add.....TO HECK WITH POLITICAL CORRECTNESS and run the illegals off just like we would a gaggle of hookers standing in the same spot. It's just as illegal what they do, as what hookers do.
Comment Profile Imagegrunt
Comment #24 | Monday, Aug 19, 2013 at 7:07 am
@Barb - as your family has been here snce 1890, why aren't you American? My dad's family has been here 1903, I am American, not German-American; as Whoopi Goldberg said, she is American, not African-American, because she IDENTIFIES with America.
Comment Profile ImagePink
Comment #25 | Monday, Aug 19, 2013 at 9:11 am
My heritage is Irish and Native American. I do not know if the two creeps involved in this mugging are illegals or not. My guess is that they are gang bangers, probably from Perris or Elsinore. The article does say that they are Hispanic.
Comment Profile Imagelatino teen
Comment #26 | Monday, Aug 19, 2013 at 10:04 pm
Im a latino and all I got to say why are you hating on mexicans if you got a problem start something that makes all the mexicans go back to mexico for one week and you will see how america would crumble we are the holders of your wobbly pedistool that keep you from falling if we left what would happen do the math if your so smart
Comment Profile Imagegrunt
Comment #27 | Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 7:08 am
@Latino teen - if all the illegals left the under-educated, unemployed citizens and legal immigrants would be able to take over those jobs. The cost of feeding and housing those that would take those jobs would drop, the cost of educating the illegals children would drop, the cost of medical care for the illegals would drop, the cost of SNAP and other welfare for the illegals would drop - you do the math.
Comment Profile ImageDR DR
Comment #28 | Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013 at 8:34 am
If you all left...My math calculations start with: No free lunch, medical, welfare, foodstamps, free education...I have just saved the government over $1.3 billion in one month...California alone. I do my own yard work and clean my own house.

No, sorry latino teen, America would not crumble - that is laughable.

I have a high paying job because I am educated, willing to work hard, love learning and willing to listen....but believe me, you wouldn't understand that.
Comment Profile Imagecomment #27
Comment #29 | Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 at 12:01 pm
Does NOT represent hispanics, latinos, etc etc. Yes, we are a large part of the country, but so are other people. You Don't speak for me/us "latino teen".
Comment Profile Imagekarma
Comment #30 | Thursday, Aug 22, 2013 at 12:05 pm
The owner of the car must of had karma coming.

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