RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested|
|Written Date:||August 6, 2020||Time:||5:30 PM|
|Incident Date:||August 6, 2020||Time:||7:00 AM|
|Incident Location:||49000 block of Corte Molino in Coachella|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Paul Heredia|
On Thursday, August 6th, 2020, at 7:00 A.M. the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CVVCGTF) conducted a search warrant service at a residence in the 49000 block of Corte Molino in the city of Coachella. The search warrant stemmed from an investigation into an armed robbery that occurred on July 14th, 2020 in the city of Coachella. During the robbery the suspect brandished a handgun and took money from the victim at gunpoint.
Gang Task Force Officers recovered evidence from the armed robbery and the money taken during the commission of the robbery. Gang Task Force Officers arrested Isaac Ochoa, 18 of Coachella for Armed Robbery. Ochoa was booked at the John Benoit Detention Center in Indio.
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 Officer Budnik 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.
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