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Palm Desert Police Significant Incident Report for Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Post Date:10/18/2018 4:47 PM

Calls for Service: 181

06:20 AM – Drug and Possession of a Switchblade Knife Weapon Arrest: Officers contacted a 28 year old man of La Quinta at Freedom Park, 77400 Country Club Drive, Palm Desert.  The man was arrested and booked into the jail in Indio for possession of a switchblade knife, methamphetamine, heroin, prescription medication and a methamphetamine pipe. File #T18290016

08:20 AM – Mental Health Detention: Officers responded to a traffic accident on the 72400 block of Old Stone, regarding a heavy equipment excavator colliding with a security building at the entrance to Stone Eagle.  The investigation revealed the excavator operator was suffering from a mental disorder and posed a danger to himself and others, and was transported to a local area hospital for treatment.  File #T182900040

02:09 PM – Commercial Burglary: Officers responded to a business on the 34900 block of Monterey Ave., Palm Desert, in reference to two males making fraudulent purchases. Officers arrived and detained two men, who were subsequently arrested for burglary, possession of narcotics and outstanding warrants.  Both men were booked into the jail in Indio. File #T182900134

06:19 PM – Warrant Arrest: Officers from Palm Desert Special Enforcement Team conducted a warrant service on the 43100 block of Mondavi Ct., Palm Desert.  A 25 year old man of Palm Desert was arrested for two outstanding burglary warrants. Romero was transported and booked at the jail in Indio.  File # T182900154

08:15 PM – Warrant Arrest: Officers of the Palm Desert Business District Team conducted a vehicle stop in the area of Monterey and Magnesia Falls.  A 22 year old female of Palm Desert was arrested for an outstanding auto theft and possession of stolen property warrant and possession of methamphetamine. The female into the Smith Correctional Facility. File #T18290169

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