2 men robbed the La Quinta Home Depot at gunpoint


Police are looking for two men who they say used a gun to rob the Home Depot in La Quinta Wednesday night.

Two men fled the store with merchandise about 8:19 pm. KMIR reports that one of the men brandished a small handgun.

The men then fled in a gray vehicle, which may have been a Honda, according to KESQ.

The first suspect was described as Hispanic, in his late 20s, about 5 feet 5, heavy build and wearing a black shirt.

The other suspect was described as Hispanic, mid-20s, also about 5 feet 5, with a thin build and wearing a plaid shirt.

Anyone with info about the robbery or suspects should call the La Quinta Police Department at (760) 863-8990 or Crime Stoppers at (760)-341-STOP.

Update 1:27 pm: KMIR reports Oscar Rodriguez, 31, of Indio and Cesar Tafolla, 23, of Indio were both arrested in connection with the robbery.

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