On June 22, at 12:28 a.m., 65-year-old Walter (Ras) Riley was stabbed multiple times in the area of 1900 Bacon Street, in Ocean Beach. Riley was transported to a local hospital, but later died as a result of his injuries. The suspect was last seen running eastbound in the north alley of 4900 Newport Avenue.
The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and dark colored pants.
Surveillance video of the suspect can be seen at https://youtu.be/XpfoQyRXVIk.
Anyone with information about this murder is asked to call the San Diego Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 619-531-2293 or the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 888-580-8477. Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward to anyone with information that leads to an arrest in this case. Visit www.sdcrimestoppers.org for more information on how to send anonymous web and mobile app tips.