Man Arrested on Assault and Parole Violation
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PALM DESERT - An alleged gang members sits in jail following a fight that sent two men to the hospital.
On March 29th, around 9:00 p.m., police responded to the area of Fred Waring and One Qual place for a fight among three Hispanic males. When police arrived they found one man severly beaten. That man was transported to a local hospital. Later that night a second man involved in the fight checked himself into the hospital.
Palm Desert police with the help of the Coachella Valley Violent Crime Gang Task Force were able to locate the third man and alleged perpetrator, Juan Antonio Hernandez, 31, of Indio. He was arrested on two outstanding warrants stemming from the fight.
He is charged with assault with a deadly weapon and mayhem as well as violating his parole. He is being held on a $1,000,000 bail.