Driver robbed in Palm Desert

Deputies say one suspect found, a second may still be at large

PALM DESERT, Calif. - A driver was robbed at gunpoint Sunday afternoon in Palm Desert, the Riverside County Sheriff's Department  said.

Sheriff's deputies responded to reports of a robbery near Park View, west of Monterey Avenue about 3:45 p.m.

Deputy Armando Munoz told KESQ News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 that the driver claims to have been approached by a male with a handgun. The suspect then is alleged to have robbed the driver.

Munoz says one suspect was eventually located however, deputies are actively searching for another.

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