Suspect believed to be responsible for shooting officer found deceased in vacant apartment

On February 22, 2021 at approximately 7:45 a.m., The Escondido Police Department and allied agencies received information that the suspect was seen in a vacant apartment in the 700 block of West Lincoln. Tactical units quickly responded to the area. While they were responding, the sound of a gunshot was heard from within the apartment. Tactical teams surrounded the apartment, […]

Multiple agencies search for man who shot EPD officer

update: Suspect found deceased.  Escondido police are still searching for  a man who shot a police officer who was responding to a radio call of domestic disturbance early Monday morning. A helicopter is circling the area of Reidy Creek, warning residents to be on the lookout for the suspect. Police from multiple agencies are assisting in the manhunt of Anastasia Rosas […]