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Posted on: August 8, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Homicide

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Riverside County Sheriff's Department Press Release

Reporting Deputy: Sergeant Richard Carroll

File # Y222190020


Cindy Parra

On Sunday, August 7, 2022, at 4:48 AM, deputies from the Thermal Station responded to a residence in the 84000 block of Fiesta Road in Coachella in reference to a shooting call at the location. Deputies arrived and located a deceased male adult with gunshot wounds. Deputies secured the area and began an investigation.

Investigators from the Thermal Station and the Central Homicide Unit responded and assumed the investigation. Deputies detained 37-year-old Cindy Parra, a Coachella resident, as the suspect in the shooting.

The decedent's identity is not being released at this time, pending family notification. Cindy Para was arrested and booked into custody for murder.

The investigation is ongoing, and there are no additional details to release. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department encourages anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Central Homicide Investigator Deanne at (951) 955-2777.

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