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


10:00 AM, March 17, 2014

Attempted Homicide


Location of Incident: 8100 block of South Apache Lane - Yuma, AZ

On Monday, March 17, 2014, at approximately 12:39 a.m., the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 8100 block of South Apache Lane in reference to a shooting incident. Upon arrival, deputies located a 26 year old male victim with a single gunshot wound. 

A witness reported that a dark truck, possibly a Dodge Ram, drove up and fired a round which struck the victim. The victim was transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

This incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at (928) 783-4427 or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.

Information Released By: Alfonso Zavala, PIO