Ernie Serrano was 33 years old living in Riverside, CA. Deputies responded to a call in the Rubidoux neighborhood on Tuesday, Dec. 15 after a report of an assault with a deadly weapon. Serrano was leaning against a checkout counter when a deputy started assaulting him with a baton. Several deputies then rushed to tackle Serrano. After piling on Serrano and pinning him down, Serrano was unable to breathe. Serrano then died from asphyxiation.