Temecula, California - On Saturday, July 27, 2013, at about 11:02 am, officers assigned to the Southwest
The victim was identified as Donald Piper, a 42-year-old resident of the property. Investigators from the Southwest Station and the Riverside Sheriff Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation. At the conclusion of the investigation, Nelson Allen, a 63-year-old resident of the property was arrested for murder. Piper and Allen were brothers-in-law and were engaged in an ongoing family dispute.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Central Homicide Unit Investigator Thurm at (951)-955-2777 or Southwest Station Investigator Frost at (951)-696-3000.