RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Juveniles Arrested for Multiple Counts of Vandalism in La Quinta Cove|
|Station Area:||Coachella Valley|
|Written Date:||March 24, 2020||Time:||7:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||March 18 to March 23, 2020||Time:||Various Times|
|Incident Location:||Multiple Locations in La Quinta|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Paul Heredia|
On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020, at 12:00 P.M. the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CVVCGTF) conducted a follow up investigation into a series of vandalisms that occurred over the past week in the La Quinta Cove. Suspects spray painted and broke windows to multiple parked vehicles and residences throughout the community while the victims were sleeping. More than $10,000.00 in damages were attributed to the vandalisms. Gang Task Force Officers positively identified the suspects and located them at their residences today. A 13-year-old male and a 14-year-old female were arrested without incident and charged with multiple counts of Felony Vandalism and Conspiracy. Both were booked at Juvenile Hall 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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