RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Assault with a Deadly Weapon Negligent Discharge of a Firearm|
|Written Date:||July 30, 2020||Time:||4:00 AM|
|Incident Date:||July 30, 2020||Time:||12:44 AM|
|Incident Location:||Calle Camacho and Avenue 52, Coachella|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant William Fiebig|
Coachella and Thermal Patrol Deputies responded to the area of Calle Camacho and Avenue 52 in Coachella, for a report of multiple shots fired. The victims were riding their bicycles in the 52000 block of Calle Camacho and were shot at by a suspect who exited a white Toyota passenger car. Deputies arrived and located the suspect vehicle and the suspect who was positively identified as Eduardo Gonzalez (age 34), of Coachella. During a search incident to arrest, deputies located three loaded handguns inside the vehicle and spent shell casings at the scene. Gonzalez was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, and multiple firearms violations.
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