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Issuing Employee: Sergeant Albert Ruiz – 760-770-0300 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Type of Case: Assault with Deadly Weapon Investigation / #2108-5535
Date/Time of Initial Crime: August 24, 2021 / 1834 hrs.
Location of Occurrence: Dinah Shore / Eagle Canyon, Cathedral City, CA
On August 24, 2021, at approx. 1834 hours, Cathedral City Police Department (CCPD) officers were dispatched to the area of Date Palm and Dinah Shore regarding a victim that was assaulted with a firearm.
Officers located the suspect vehicle and a vehicle pursuit ensued. The suspect vehicle came to a stop on Canyon Vista s/of Ramon Road and three juveniles ran from the vehicle. The driver was immediately detained and a short time later a second suspect was located. A perimeter was established and after a lengthy search the third suspect was not located.
The suspect driver is a 17 YO male juvenile, resident of Cathedral City, was arrested for felony evading, conspiracy, assault with a deadly weapon and booked into Riverside County Juvenile Hall in Indio.
The second suspect is a 17 YO male juvenile, resident of Cathedral City, was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, conspiracy, robbery and booked into Riverside County Juvenile Hall in Indio.
The victim suffered a laceration to the head from being pistol-whipped. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Cathedral City Police Department is still seeking further assistance from the community – if you have information related to this incident or believe you may have information, please contact the Cathedral City Police Detectives at 760-770-0300 / Detective Sergeant Larry Sanfillippo at 760-770-0306, via the Cathedral City Police Department website at: cathedralcitypolice.com or email email@example.com.
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