Monday, July 20, 2009

Another Killing on the Soboba Reservation. Is it no longer Safe?

Murder rate at Soboba is skyrocketing.

A 24-year-old man was shot dead while riding in a car with several others sometime around 3 a.m. Saturday (JULY 18) on the Soboba Indian Reservation.

When deputies arrived at the scene after receiving a 911 call at about 3:30 a.m., they found Raymond Lopez, of Hemet, dead, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department said in a news release.

Investigators interviewed several people who were with Lopez at the time of the shooting in the 43000 block of Castille Canyon Road.

This is the second killing in a week at Soboba:

A man was shot dead today (JULY 15) on the Soboba Indian Reservation, and a suspect who led deputies on a chase was arrested, a sheriff's sergeant said.

The shooting was reported at 4:39 a.m. at a home in the 24000 block of Poppet Flats Road, a winding track that climbs from the Hemet valley into the San Jacinto Mountains, according to sheriff's Sgt. Dennis Gutierrez.
Deputies found a dead man identified as 33-year-old Benjamin Dee Lindsey of San Jacinto, in the residence, which is on Soboba land, and were told the suspect, Larry Ayres, 24, of Soboba, fled in a pickup truck, according to Gutierrez.
The truck was spotted on Interstate 10 in Beaumont, and


Anonymous said...

Has it ever been safe?...there are more meth freaks wandering around inside the Saboba Casino asking for spare change than any other casino I have been in....they sit behind you and wait till you win and then ask for money....and I saw a rat run through the casino once when i went...i only went 2 times, so maybe things have changed....but i dont plan on going back!!

Anonymous said...

So what happened to these unsolved murders, like that man who got killed in the car, that murder is still unsolved come on that just shows how much they care about these people.

Anonymous said...

I heard that the girl Eyvet knows and has something to do with that murder, that guy who got shot in the car by, Rudy frankie, come on homicide get it together or were yall payed off.!