California Deputies Shoot Suspect After He Pulls a Gun On Them
A deputy from the Palm Desert Station located Robertson's vehicle near the intersection of Desert Horizons and Highway 111. The deputies attempted a traffic stop as Robertson's vehicle traveled into the Desert Horizons Country Club. The vehicle came to a stop and Robertson exited the vehicle. Robertson was in possession of a handgun and pointed it at the deputies. At that time, a deputy involved shooting occurred. Immediately after the shooting, life saving measures were started. Calfire arrived on scene and Robertson was pronounced deceased. An air pistol that looked nearly identical to a real handgun was located at the scene. No others were injured during this incident.