The “Beat”



IMPERIAL — Imperial police received a call on Sunday about a suspicious man in the area of Rosarito and Puerto Vallarta who had been suspected of following children from the park and asking if their parents were home.  When police caught up with and questioned the man, named Alberto Garcia, he stated he was only asking for a cell phone charger.  Garcia had no weapons, and sent on his way.

WINTERHAVEN — California Highway Patrol transferred a call to Imperial Valley sheriffs for assistance with an accident in Winterhaven on Saturday April 9.  A 30 year old man had fallen off a quad and was unconscious and not breathing.  Paramedics were on the scene giving the man CPR.  Reach helicopter was launched within 29 min and touched down while CPR continued.  A coroner was called to confirm the death.