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Press Release: Weapons/Narcotics Search Warrant
Agency: Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CVVCGTF)
Station Area: Palm Desert
Written Date: January 24, 2018 Time: 1:30 PM
Incident Date: January 23, 2018 Time: 3:00 PM
Incident Location: 15500 block of Avenida Descanso, unincorporated area of South Desert Hot Springs
Reporting Officer: Sergeant Heredia
File Number(s): GE180230001


On Tuesday, January 23, 2018, members of the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CVVCGTF) served a weapons/narcotics related search warrant at a residence located within the 15500 block of Avenida Descanso, located in the unincorporated area of South Deserts Hot Springs.
As result of the search warrant CVVCGTF members located narcotics and a high capacity magazine. 30-year-old Jaime Orozco was arrested for being a felon in possession of ammunition and 26-year-old Jorge Ochoa was arrested for possession of narcotics for sales, possession of a high capacity magazine, and committing a felony while out on bail. Both were booked into the Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility, located in the city of Banning.

Jorge Ochoa Jaime Orozco

The Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force is committed to creating safe and secure neighborhoods free of violent crime and gang activity. If you have any information about this crime, please contact CVVCGTF member Deputy Chacon at (760) 836-1600.

If you have non-emergency information regarding gang activity, please use our online Gang Task Force Tip Form or call 951-922-7601. 

Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.

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