RIVERSIDE, Calif. — Police say a man was fatally shot during an altercation with two private bail bondsmen in Southern California.
Officer Ryan Railsback says police and sheriff’s deputies responded Sunday evening to reports of a wounded man along a river in the city of Riverside.
Railsback says they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head. He later died at a hospital.
Railsback says the bail bondsmen were following a wanted man and eventually got into a physical altercation with him that ended with shots fired. After the shooting, the bail bondsmen requested law enforcement assistance.
The incident remains under investigation.