Gunshot Fired in Coachella Neighborhood Leads to Barricade, Suspect Surrender

Gunshot Fired in Coachella Neighborhood Leads to Barricade, Suspect Surrender

News Staff

A gunshot fired in a Coachella residential neighborhood Friday morning led to a suspect holing up in a residence, with the barricade situation ending hours later when the suspect surrendered to law enforcement.

Sheriff’s deputies responded at around 6:30 a.m. to reports of a shot fired in the 50000 block of Goya Drive. No one was struck by the gunfire, according to the sheriff’s department.

The unidentified suspect holed up in a residence on Goya Drive, leading deputies to evacuate neighboring homes.

At around 9:30 a.m., the department reported that the suspect had exited the home and was detained without incident.