Fatal Traffic Collision (Vehicle vs. Pedestrian / Hit & Run) - UPDATE
September 24, 2023 – Riverside County Sheriff’s Office officials report that on September 22, 2023, deputies assigned to the Jurupa Valley Station served a search warrant in the 2800 block of Armstrong Road, Jurupa Valley. During the service of the search warrant, the vehicle was located and impounded. The search warrant also led to information regarding the identity of the driver of the vehicle at the time of the collision.
On September 23, 2023, the suspect, Jose Manuel Aguilar-Acosta, a 23-year-old resident of Jurupa Valley turned himself into deputies at the Jurupa Valley Station and was arrested. Aguilar-Acosta was accompanied by Erika Guevara, a 24-year-old resident of Jurupa Valley who was also arrested. Aguilar-Acosta was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center on one count of gross vehicular manslaughter and one count of fleeing the scene of a traffic collision involving death. Guevara was also booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center on one count of being an accessory after the fact.
Anyone with additional information regarding this case is encouraged to contact Deputy Robert Packer at the Jurupa Valley Sheriff’s Station by calling (951) 776-1099.
Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Rafael Lopez
File # JV232630169
Source & photo: Riverside County Sheriff’s Office