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Salton Sea - Kidnapper Caught


Last updated 12/4/2015 at 10:46am

A 17-year-old boy who was an outstanding suspect in a case where an Oasis man was kidnapped, robbed and assaulted in September has been arrested according to a Riverside County sheriff's news release.

He was detained by police in the "process of committing a residential burglary" at a home in the area of Avenue 52 and Primitive Drive in Coachella.

Sheriff's deputies from Thermal station served search warrants Oct. 7 at numerous locations where six rifles, six handguns, one shotgun and drug paraphernalia, among other items were seized. Four other people were also arrested for numerous crimes ranging from carjacking to witness intimidation.

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