On March 4, 2017, at approximately 10:26p.m., Beaumont Police Department received a 9-1-1 call regarding shots fired in the 500 block of Chestnut. Patrol officers responded to the area, and within several minutes made contact with a vehicle in the 500 block of Michigan. Officers located an unresponsive female suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital where she succumbed to her injuries. The victim’s identity is being withheld at this time.

Beaumont Police Department Detectives and crime scene investigators from Riverside County Sheriff Department responded and assumed the investigation. This investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this case is encouraged to call Detective Sergeant Galletta at 951-769-8500. Citizens can also provide information anonymously at

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