Shooting Leaves Man Dead in Cathedral City

Shooting Leaves Man Dead in Cathedral City


Cathedral City, CA

Police hope a $1,000 reward will help them track down whoever shot and killed a 23-year-old man on a Cathedral City roadway on Sunday night.

Jonathan Becerra was found lying on the side of the road at 10:21 p.m. in the area of Ortega Road and Rancho Vista Drive, according to Cathedral City police Lt. Glen Haas.

Paramedics tried life-saving measures, but Becerra died of his injuries at 10:31 p.m., Haas said.

Detectives have no suspect information, nor have they established a motive. “The police department is seeking assistance from the public,” Haas said. “This investigation will continue, and any information the public can provide is greatly appreciated.”

Anyone with information was asked to call Detective Alirio Moulin at (760) 770-0381 or Coachella Valley Crime Stoppers at (760) 341-7867.