Brandon Sean Williams has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon and causing great bodily injury.
The La Quinta Library was put on lockdown immediatly following the incident.
La Quinta, CA -
At approximately 4:30PM Friday evening La Quinta Police were called to the 78-000 Block of Calle Tampico in response to an assault with a deadly weapon.
Upon arriving on scene, police found one male victim stabbed four time outside of the La Quinta Library. The unidentified male victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Due to the nature of the crime and in an abundance of caution, police temporarily locked down the area around the La Quinta Library.
The suspect, Brandon Sean Williams, age 32, transient, was arrested at the location. Williams was booked into the Riverside County Jail, in Indio, for assault with a deadly weapon and causing great bodily injury.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Investigator Julio Oseguera at the Thermal Sheriff’s Station at (760) 863-8990, or they can call Crime Stoppers at (760) 341-STOP (7867).
Citizens may also submit a tip using the Sheriff's CrimeTips online form.
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