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February 20, 2011

Assault With A Deadly Weapon On Hacienda Heights Drive

CITY OF DESERT HOT SPRINGS POLICE DEPARTMENT

PRESS RELEASE

INCIDENT: Assault with Deadly Weapon / Negligent Discharge of Firearm

DATE OF INCIDENT: 02-20-11 DAY: SUNDAY / TIME: 0306 HRS. (3:06am)

LOCATION: 13000 Block Hacienda Heights Drive

SUSPECT/ARRESTEE: Joe Alexander Hernandez HMA 18

DESCRIPTION OF INCIDENT:
On Sunday, February 20, 2011 at approximately 0306 hours, Officers from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department, with assistance from Cathedral City Police and the Riverside County Sheriff's Department, responded to an assault in progress in the 13000 block of Hacienda Heights Drive. It was later discovered that a shooting victim had arrived at Desert Regional Medical Center for treatment of a non-life threatening wound. Detectives from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department responded and later located the suspect, Joe Alexander Hernandez HMA 18, and took him into custody. He was later transported and lodged at the RSO Banning Jail. It should be noted that this incident was not gang related.

Filed under Desert Hot Springs | permalink | February 20, 2011 at 01:43 PM

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