Palm Springs Police have arrested 2 men from Central California who came to the desert looking for trouble.
The men fired BB pellets at a senior citizen waiting for a Sunbus Tuesday evening March 30th 2021 just before 7 o’clock.
The victim was treated by paramedics and did not have to go to the hospital.
That person was at a bus stop on East Palm Canyon Drive near South Camino Real and The Biltmore.
The suspects are 19 year old Christian Vitto-McVay of Modesto and 26 year old Larry Williams of Stockton.
They drove by the bus stop in a white Ford Crown Victoria and opened fire.
Both suspects were arrested and booked into the John Benoit Detention Center in Indio on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, elder abuse and other offenses.
Williams is already back on the streets as he posted $40,000 bail and is scheduled to return to court on July 29th 2021.
Vitto-McVay remained in custody as of Thursday afternoon April 1st 2021, but could be in court as soon as April 5th 2021.
Handcuffs being applied to a suspect’s hands behind his back.
Photo by Alpha Media USA Portland OR