Riverside Woman Arrested for Shooting Her Ex-Husband

Riverside Woman Arrested for Shooting Her Ex-Husband

RIVERSIDE – A Riverside woman was arrested after shooting her ex-husband on Friday night. The incident took place in the 2000 block of Stratford Way in the Victoria neighborhood of Riverside just before 9:00 p.m. Balinda Ballinger, 37, of Riverside, ran to her neighbors home and notified them that she had just shot her ex-husband.


When officers and emergency medical personnel arrived they located the male subject suffering from a gunshot wound. He was rushed to the hospital where he remains in critical condition. Homicide investigators resumed the investigation, which led to the arrest of Ballinger who was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center for attempted murder.


This investigation is on-going and there are no other details available at this time. If anyone has information about this incident, please contact Detective Brett Stennett at (951) 353-7213 or, or Detective Adrian Tillett at (951) 353-7105 or

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  • Balinda-Ballinger: Riverside Police Department