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DATE/TIME: Saturday, March 16, 2019/1:49 am


INCIDENT:   Murder Investigation


LOCATION: 22000 Commerce Way, Grand Terrace


SUSPECT(S):         Unknown


VICTIM:        Ryan Harsany, age 43 a resident of Brawley



On Saturday, March 16, 2019, at approximately 1:49 am, deputies from the Central Station/Grand Terrace Police Department responded to a business in the 22000 block of Commerce Way in Grand Terrace following the report of a robbery/silent alarm.  Upon arrival, deputies saw smoke coming from the building and fire responded.  Deputies and fire personnel entered the building and found the victim unconscious and a fire inside.  The victim was transported to a local area hospital where it was determined he had suffered gunshot wounds.  The victim was pronounced deceased at 7:26 am.


Detectives from the Specialized Investigations Division, Homicide Detail, responded to the scene to conduct the investigation.


No additional information is being released at this time. Updates will be issued as new information becomes available for release.


Anyone with information regarding this investigation is urged to contact the Specialized Investigations Division, Detective Max Kunzman at (909) 387-3589 or Sheriff’s dispatch at (909) 387-8313. Callers can remain anonymous and contact We-Tip at (800)78-CRIME or


Refer:           Detective Max Kunzman or Sergeant Albert Gibilterra


Station:         Specialized Investigations Division – Homicide Detail


Phone No.    (909) 387-3589


Case No.      121900192    H#2019-025



JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department