RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Residential Burglary Arrest|
|Station Area:||Palm Desert|
|Written Date:||December 3, 2020||Time:||4:15 PM|
|Incident Date:||November 10, 2020||Time:||12:00 AM|
|Incident Location:||44000 block of San Onofre Avenue, Palm Desert|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Christopher Ternes|
Palm Desert Station Burglary Suppression Unit (BSU) conducted further investigation regarding a residential burglary that occurred on November 10, 2020, in the 44000 block of San Onofre Avenue, Palm Desert. BSU identified Justin Martinez, 25 of La Quinta, as a suspect for his involvement in the burglary. On December 3, 2020, BSU members with the assistance of the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force (CVVCGTF) served a residential search warrant and arrested Martinez in the 46000 block of Dune Palms Road, La Quinta. During his arrest, Martinez was in possession of the victim’s stolen property. Martinez was transported and booked at the John Benoit Detention Center, in the city of Indio.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is asking anyone with additional information to contact Deputy Weston Hubbard (760) 836-1600 or call anonymously at (760) 341-STOP (7867) and reference incident # T203150032.
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