On December 8, 2018, at 12:32 a.m., La Quinta Police Officers responded a report of a traffic collision on Avenue 50 near Park Lane in La Quinta. Investigation revealed Lizet Tlapala, 25 of Indio, was driving in the area when she collided with a curb. Tlapala was arrested for driving while under the influence of alcohol and transported to a local hospital as a precaution, prior to being booked into the Larry D. Smith Correctional Facility.
The La Quinta Police Department would like to remind everyone not to drink and drive. We are asking anyone with additional information of this incident to contact Officer Hinkle at the Thermal Sheriff’s Station by calling 760-863-8990.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.
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