ONE ARREST AFTER A CAR-TO-CAR SHOOTING IN YUCCA VALLEY

A Yucca Valley man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly shot a gun at another man’s vehicle. Shortly before 11 a.m., the victim and Derek Carter, 35, had an argument at a Yucca Valley convenience store. Both men left, and while driving away, the victim said Carter brandished a firearm and fired it at his car near Elk and Navajo Trails. The victim called to report the shooting. Deputies found Carter’s vehicle at his home in the 55800 block of Mountain View Trail in Yucca Valley. Deputies obtained a search warrant, and inside the house they found evidence linking Carter to the shooting. Derek Carter was arrested for investigation of assault with a deadly weapon, booked at the Morongo Basin Jail, with his bail set at $50,000.

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