Rancho Mirage Significant Incident Report for Saturday, February 17, 2018
Rancho Mirage – 33
0117 Hours – Shooting at an Occupied Vehicle Investigation – Officers from the Rancho Mirage Police Dept. responded to The Yard House at The River in Rancho Mirage regarding an assault with a firearm that just occurred. The reporting party stated the occupant of a black Cadillac CTS had fired at an unknown Hispanic male adult who was about to enter his parked vehicle. The suspect vehicle then left and the victim was gone before responding units arrived; no vehicle plates were given. A canvas of the parking lot located directly to the east of The Yard House was done for shell casings, and one 9mm shell casing was located. A search of the surrounding area for the suspect vehicle and the victim was conducted with negative results. The reporting party was uncooperative, but he was contacted at his residence in La Quinta he provided officers with a more detailed statement. A search of the businesses located to the south and west of the parking lot where the shooting occurred was conducted for any additional victims and damage to property with negative results. A Ready Net was sent out to the local hospitals for a gunshot victim with negative results. Security cameras were located in the area, but security personnel were not present to access the cameras. The scene was processed and the shell casing was collected. File #S180480003.