RIVERSIDE (CBSLA.com) — A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of robberies including a violent home invasion in the city of Riverside.
A news release issued by the Riverside Police Department says David Garrett of Moreno Valley was arrested in the 21000 block of Dracaea Avenue on Dec. 28.READ MORE: Rams Fans Flood The Stands For First Ever Playoff Game At SoFi Stadium
According to the statement, Garrett is suspected in a Dec. 18, robbery of a Gus Jr. restaurant in which three employees were allegedly kidnapped at gunpoint.
He has also been identified in a Dec. 4, home invasion robbery in the city of Riverside, police said.READ MORE: East Coast Storm Grounds Dozens Of Flights Out of LAX, John Wayne Airport On Monday
According to authorities, an 80-year-old man lost consciousness after being beaten and then choked in that incident.
Bail for Garrett has been set at $1,000.000.MORE NEWS: Families Mourn 3 Teens Killed In Pasadena Crash
He remains in custody at the Robert Presley Detection Center.