Cathedral City Police Department Press Release

Press Release Homicide Investigation / #2003C-2270

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Issuing Employee: Commander Paul Herrera – 760-770-0308 –
Type of Case: Homicide Investigation / #2003C-2270

Date/Time Reported: March 10, 2020 / 0715 hrs.
Location of Occurrence: Avenida El Mundo at intersection with McCallum Way, Cathedral City, CA


Name:   Unknown
City of Residence:


Name:   Not for release
Age:     32
City of Residence:  Cathedral City, CA


On March 10, 2020, at approximately 0715 hours, Cathedral City Police Dispatch received 911 telephone calls reporting a deceased adult male inside a parked vehicle.  Cathedral City Police responded to the area (arriving at 0717 hours) and found an adult male inside a vehicle parked in the 68300 Block of McCallum Way, with an unknown number of gunshot wounds to his body.  Cathedral City Fire Department Paramedics responded to assist, unfortunately, the victim had succumbed to his injuries, prior to the arrival of police and fire. The identity of the deceased is not being released at this time, pending family notification(s) and pending the investigation by the Riverside County Coroner’s Office.

Cathedral City Police Detectives have responded to the scene and have initiated a homicide investigation.  Cathedral City Police Department Detectives are actively working leads in this case, however, the Police Department is asking for assistance from the community – if you have information related to this incident or believe you may have information, please contact Cathedral City Police Detectives at 760-770-0300 / Detective Sergeant Rick Sanchez at 760-202-2488 or via the Cathedral City Police Department website at:

If you have information possibly associated with this incident, you may also report your information anonymously through the WeTip hotline at: 1-(800)-78-CRIME or  Some tip information may qualify for a cash reward.

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