Reporting Deputy: Sergeant David Smith
File # Y222050006
At 1:51am, deputies from the Thermal Sheriff’s Station responded to the report of a large party in the area of Las Lunas Avenue and Mesa Court in Coachella. While in the area, deputies heard the sound of gunshots and were contacted by two victims that were struck by gunfire. An adult female sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. An adult male sustained a minor injury and did not require hospitalization. Evidence of a shooting was located in the area, but no suspects were located. Investigators are reviewing surveillance video and contacting residents in an attempt to identify a suspect(s).
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