Contact: Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427


11:45 AM, July 10, 2014

Armed Robbery


Location of Incident: 3100 block of West 8th Street - Yuma, AZ

On Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at approximately 11:40 p.m., the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 3100 block of West 8th Street in reference to an armed robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival, deputies spoke to the victim who stated that a male subject displaying an unknown type of gun approached the business and demanded money. 

The suspect fled on foot westbound on 8th Street with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a Hispanic male between 15-18 years of age, 5’5” tall, 160 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a white shirt and blue jeans. The suspect wore a black ski mask; however, he removed the ski mask as he fled the business.

The case remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case 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