Rialto, California – Authorities are asking for the public’s help after a Rialto woman was found shot multiple times in the parking lot of an abandoned mall in San Bernardino early Monday morning. She succumbed to her injuries shortly after.
Police say that at 3:55 a.m., the woman was found in the parking lot of the Carousel Mall in San Bernardino. She had been shot several times.
The victim was pronounced dead after receiving treatment at the scene by paramedics.
She was identified as Velma Jean Davis, 60, of Rialto.
A homicide investigation is underway.
Homicide detectives with the Riverside Police Department have taken charge of the investigation and are urging anybody with information to come forward.
Those who have information are asked to call either 909-388-4851 or 909-388-5613 and speak with Detective N. Alvarez or Sergeant J. Plummer. You may also send a tip through the website wetip.com in order to remain anonymous.