Coachella Man Arrested For Killing Two Women In Moreno Valley
Murder Suspect Salvador Velasquez Photo from Riverside County Sheriffs Dept

On Friday November 18, 2022, at 7:48 PM, deputies from the Moreno Valley Station responded to a report of a shooting in the area of Eucalyptus Avenue and the Old Highway 215 in Moreno Valley. Deputies arrived within minutes and located two adult females in a vehicle suffering from gunshot wounds. Emergency medical personnel arrived at the scene and transported both victims to a local hospital, where they succumbed to their injuries. 

On Saturday November 19th 2022, the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Major Crimes Unit and Special Weapons and Tactics Team, served a search warrant at the suspect’s residence in Coachella. They arrested 39 year old Salvador Velasquez for two counts of murder. He’s jailed in Indio.

 

Murder Suspect Salvador Velasquez

Photo from Riverside County Sheriffs Dept