On October 29, 2009, at 1:40 p.m., Moreno Valley Police Officers responded to the Western Union located in the 12200 block of Heacock Avenue to investigate a shooting that reportedly just occurred.
As officers arrived at the scene, they learned that a male suspect tried to rob the business and was shot in the process by the business owner. The suspect fled the area in a dark-colored Mercedes Benz.
Information that was subsequently discovered revealed that earlier in the afternoon, at 1:35 p.m. a Western Union employee had just returned to the business carrying a bag containing the business proceeds. The employee was confronted by the suspect inside the front lobby and a struggle ensued when the suspect tried to forcibly steal the money. The store owner noticed the robbery taking place and armed himself with a small caliber handgun. Fearing for the safety of his employee, the busin
|Liveleak on Facebook|