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450 E. Latham Ave.
Hemet, CA 92543

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Case update: Hemet, Calif. – At the time of the original incident that occurred on September 11, 2023, the Hemet Police Department had not obtained enough evidence to make an arrest. As of September 13, 2023, the investigation into allegations regarding inappropriate online contact with a juvenile by a Hemet Unified School District employee is ongoing.  These allegations have been made by a private internet investigative group.  The Hemet Police Department continues to work closely with the Hemet Unified School District and the private internet investigative group to obtain all information and facts related to this investigation.  These types of allegations are always taken seriously and this case has been forwarded to our Investigations Bureau.  All necessary resources will be made available to bring this case to an appropriate conclusion.

As this is an active investigation, we will not be releasing any additional information at this time. Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to contact Investigative Corporal Wood at (951)765-2497.  You can also provide anonymous information through the Hemet Police Department’s smartphone app, available for free in Apple App Store for iOS devices and Google Play for Android users. Anonymous tips are always accepted.