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Palm Desert Police Significant Incident Report for Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Post Date:10/17/2018 1:41 PM


Calls for Service: 141

 2:35 PM – Mental Health Detention: Officers were dispatched to contact an elusive mental health patient at College of the Desert. The patient, 24 of Palm Desert, fled Eisenhower Medical Center after his parents attempted to have him treated.  Officers located the patient in front of the COD library. After attempting to detain patient, he became combative at which time he had to be restrained.   Cal Fire responded, provided medical aid and then transported the patient to a local area hospital for treatment. The patient had generated three calls for service for the day. File #T182830081

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