On November 07, 2015, at approximately 10:36 p.m., Riverside Police officers responded to the 1900 block of Massachusetts Avenue reference a physical assault that was in progress. As the officers arrived they located a female adult that was suffering from what is believed to be multiple stab wounds. Members of the Riverside Fire Department, along with Emergency Medical Technicians, gave immediate medical attention to the victim as she was being transported to the Riverside Community Hospital. At approximately 3:08 a.m., the Riverside Police Department was notified by the hospital that the victim had succumbed to her injuries.
Detectives from the Robbery – Homicide Unit along with Evidence Technicians from the Forensic Unit responded to investigate. Detectives are being assisted by the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office and the Sheriff – Coroner. The victim’s identity is pending a Coroner’s investigation, along with notifications to family members. The investigation is on-going at this time.