INDIO: Woman in custody for December DUI crash

INDIO – A young woman accused of driving drunk and triggering a fiery Christmastime crash in Coachella, then trying to flee on foot and destroy blood samples drawn to determine her blood-alcohol level, was in custody today in lieu of $50,000 bail. Daniela Montano, 20, of Bermuda Dunes, was arrested Sunday in Thermal in connection […]

INDIO: Bail set for gang member accused in deputy shooting

INDIO – A documented gang member apprehended in Mexico a week after he allegedly shot a sheriff’s deputy in Coachella pleaded not guilty Monday to numerous felony charges, including attempted murder, and had his bail set at $5 million. Gildardo Davila Jr., 27, was taken into custody Thursday in Mexicali on suspicion of shooting Deputy […]

INDIO: Suspected golf cart thief back in custody

INDIO – A probationer accused of stealing a golf cart from a Rancho Mirage hospital where he was being treated, then skipping a scheduled court appearance, was back in custody today. Angel Lopez Roldan, 21, was arrested by California Highway Patrol officers last Friday on Golf Center Parkway in Indio, according to jail records. Roldan […]

Second storm expected to bring heavy downpours and mountain snow Friday

The second in a series of winter storms is expected to batter Riverside County today, bringing downpours, heavy mountain snow, possible flooding, potentially damaging winds and thunderstorms.

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

UPDATED: More storms expected to move through Temecula, Inland Empire

The first in a series of Pacific storms poised to deliver torrential rain, heavy mountain snow and gusty wind to Riverside County through early next week is expected to move into the region late tonight.