Contact: Alfonso Zavala, Lt. Darren Simmons, or Deputy Roxanne Meyer
Phone: (928) 783-4427


1:50 PM, March 10, 2014

Accidental Death


Location of Incident: 13000 block of South Cardinal Lane - Yuma, AZ

On Friday, March 7, 2014 at approximately 3:50 p.m., the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 13000 block of South Cardinal Lane in reference to a gunshot victim. Upon arrival, deputies located a male subject with a single gunshot wound to the head.

The initial investigation revealed that the male victim identified as David Henry, a 19 year old, black male of Yuma, and a second subject were at home playing Russian roulette with a loaded hand gun. After interviewing all parties that were present at the time of the shooting, Sheriff’s Office Investigators have ruled this case as an accidental death.

Information Released By: Alfonso Zavala, PIO