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Firefighter found dead in Riverside street

An off-duty Riverside city firefighter was found dead Sunday morning, apparently the victim of an ambush.

October 31, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
An off-duty Riverside city firefighter was found dead Sunday morning, apparently the victim of an ambush.Police said a report of shots fired brought them to the 5900 block of Windemere Street where they discovered the body of 41-year-old Nick Barrios on the street.

Officers then went to a nearby home where Rene Trejo, 36, had apparently shot himself to death.

Police believe Trejo shot Barrios in an ambush attack and fled to that nearby home.

No details were available on the motive for the killing.


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