Salton City, California - Last night at about 2109 hours, Deputies responded to 1100 block of Barbara Ave. in Salton City reference a home invasion. The reporting party advised 3 black male adults forced their way into the residence and started beating and robbing them. There were a total of four (4) victims. The reporting party advised one victim was still passed out on the floor.
Upon arrival, Deputies performed CPR on the unresponsive victim that was on the floor. EMS arrived shortly after and took over. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Based on the information provided by the victims, a BOLO was put out on the suspect vehicle.
US Border Patrol Agents spotted the vehicle in Riverside County and pulled it over near Avenue 66. Agents detained the three suspects until ICSO deputies arrived. A witness later identified the car as the suspect car. The three suspects were detained and taken to Salton City and Brawley stations for interviews.
After the suspects were interviewed, they were placed under arrest for 187 PC Murder, 182(a) PC Conspiracy, 459 PC Burglary, as well as other charges.
The suspects are 35 year old Kevin Scott, 20 year old Aaron Jackson, and 29 year old Justin Alford all from the Indio, Ca. area. Bail is set at 1 million dollars on all three.