Coroner: Temecula Man Shot, Killed Self in Parked Car

Approximate location of death.  Courtesy: Google Maps
Approximate location of death. Courtesy: Google Maps
A man shot and killed himself in a Temecula parking lot on Presidents Day, coroners officials report.

According to the agency, a 44-year-old local resident shot himself inside his vehicle Monday, while parked behind the shops located on Temecula Parkway, near Margarita Road.  

He was pronounced dead just before 3 p.m.

The Riverside County Sheriff's Department is investigating.  
Susan Nila February 18, 2014 at 10:21 PM
I can not even begin to express how heart broken I am. I have known Lee for 11 years and soooo cherished my friendship with him. I am just lucky that he picked me to be his friend. I will miss you ........I love you.
Ronald Kirkconnell February 19, 2014 at 11:22 AM
Who was it?
T 22 February 19, 2014 at 11:49 AM
The name is listed in the Coroner's Press Releases.
Dana Arrington February 19, 2014 at 05:35 PM
Our FB group (Temecula Talk) started a fundraising campaign for the wife and 3 sons. https://fundly.com/pearson-family-fundraiser?ft_src=fbshare
Delvina Fiducia February 20, 2014 at 11:59 AM
Why has this article not been updated since the 18th? What ha happened to Patch??


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