INDIO >> Regulation enforcement officers arrested a Miami man in reference to cellphone thefts on the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Pageant, officers introduced Sunday.
It was the eighth cellphone pickpocket arrest on the live performance, officers stated. 5 suspects have been nabbed on Saturday, and a New York man was arrested on the pageant’s first weekend on suspicion of stealing greater than one hundred cellphones.
The newly introduced arrest additionally occurred Saturday, in line with a launch from the Indio Police Division.
Investigators from the Riverside County District Lawyer’s Workplace and the Indio Police Division have been working in uniform and undercover on the venue looking out pickpockets, the division stated in a press release.
The workforce noticed a attainable suspect and approached him to make an arrest. As they did, the person threw a number of cellphones into the gang and commenced to struggle with arresting officers, the discharge said.
After a quick wrestle, he was taken into custody. No officers have been injured, officers stated.
The suspect was recognized as Leonardo Miranda Aguilar of Miami.
It was unknown what number of cellphones Aguilar reportedly threw into the the gang, however a number of have been returned to their house owners that night time, Indio police stated.