Update -Attempted homicide – shooting in Desert Hot Springs


On December 6, 2012 (Thursday) at approximately 2 a.m. in the morning officers from the Desert Hot Springs Police Department responded to a shooting at Indian Canyon Road north of 20th Avenue, Desert Hot Springs.

The victim has been identified as Craig Maddy (21 years old) of 29 Palms, California. Maddy is an active duty Marine stationed at the 29 Palms Marine Corp Base. Maddy remains at an area hospital in serious condition.

Anyone with information related to this crime is asked to call Detective Raul Sandoval at (760) 329-6411 Ext. 330 or Crime Stoppers at (760) 341-STOP.