Criminal Arrested Committing Another Crime In Palm Desert

A Palm Desert man who was on probation, will get another chance to comply with his probation terms.


26 year old Mizahel Morales used a gun during a home invasion robbery as he forced his way into a home on Elkorn Trail near Wyoming Avenue in the Palm Desert Country Club west of Washington Street.


The break-in occurred just after 1:30 in the afternoon on Wednesday January 31st 2024.


Morales was arrested at a nearby home, and charged with burglary, assault with a deadly weapon, and violation of probation.


No injuries were reported in this incident.



Suspect Mizahel Morales of Palm Desert, arrested and charged with burglary and assault with a deadly weapon Jan 31st 2024

Photo from Riverside County Sheriffs Dept