17-year-old arrested in Cathedral City shooting that killed 48-year-old man – Desert Sun


Cathedral Metropolis Police have made a second arrest in Reference to a lethal capturing Inside The city in March. 

A 17-yr-previous boy, who was not recognized as a Outcome of He is a juvenile, faces a quantity of costs, collectively with homicide, Inside the demise of 48-yr-previous Juan Gonzalez. Gonzalez was found shot Inside the entrance yard of A house shut to the intersection of Shifting Sands Path and Mission Indian Path on March 24. 

The juvenile May even be dealing with costs associated to allegedly being in a road gang, firing a weapon from a car and injuring somephysique by capturing them. He was arraigned on Friday and is presently being held On the juvenile hall in Indio. 

Adjust toing the capturing, police carried out an preliminary investigation that led them to a suspect car Inside the 35-700 block of Date Palm Drive, about 3 miles from the place the physique was found. They then arrested Daniel Morales Jr., a 29-yr-previous Cathedral Metropolis resident. Morales was charged with The identical crimes Since the juvenile. 

However, On the time of Morales’ arrest, police confirmed they have been nonetheless Wanting for a second suspect in Reference to the capturing. Additionally they launched A photograph of that suspect. Cathedral Metropolis Police confirmed Friday thOn the juvenile is the second suspect and said there Are not any excellent suspects Inside the investigation.

Police said the juvenile was arrested by the division’s Gang Influence Group however Did not say the place the arrest occurred or if the juvenile is a resident of The city. 

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