RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Residential Burglary Arrest|
|Station Area:||Palm Desert|
|Written Date:||January 13, 2020||Time:||6:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||December 12, 2019||Time:||2:00 PM|
|Incident Location:||71-400 Block of Highway 74, Pinon Pines|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Tijerina|
Palm Desert Station Burglary Suppression Unit (BSU) conducted further investigation regarding a residential burglary that occurred on December 12, 2019 in the 71-400 block of Highway 74, Pinyon Pines. During the investigation, BSU identified the suspect as Kimberly Watson, 52 of Palm Desert. BSU with the assistance of the Rancho Mirage Special Enforcement Team located and arrested Watson for residential burglary, conspiracy and a felon in possession of a firearm. Watson was transported to the Riverside County Jail in Indio.
The Riverside County Sheriff Department is asking anyone with additional information to contact Deputy Joshua Smith at (760) 836-1600 or call anonymously at (760) 341-STOP (7867) and reference incident #O193460025.
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff’s CrimeTips online form.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department is seeking applicants for Deputy Sheriff, Deputy Sheriff Trainee, Correctional Deputy, Sheriff’s 911 Communications Officer, and other employment opportunities such as clerical and support positions. If you are interested in a career with us, please apply at www.joinrsd.org or call 1-888-Join-RSD