Riverside County Sheriff’s Department officials are investigating the death of a man found in his car in Moreno Valley late on Friday.
The victim, identified as 39-year-old Robert Rollice Jr., of Moreno Valley, was found in his car after a reported crash at Kitching Street and Lurin Avenue at around 9:25 p.m., the Sheriff’s Department said Sunday.
When deputies arrived, they found Rollice injured from a gunshot wound. They transported him to a nearby hospital, where he later died.
Sheriff’s officials said the suspect, or suspects, fled before deputies arrived. It’s not clear yet where the shots were fired from, or if the victim was driving when he was shot.
Sheriff’s officials said the investigation was ongoing, and that anyone with information should contact homicide detectives at (951) 955-2777 or the Moreno Valley station at (951) 486-7600.