FATAL SHOOTING IN BLACK CANYON CITY; CIRCUMSTANCES STILL UNDER INVESTIGATION
At 2:45 pm yesterday YCSO patrol responded to a report of shots fired in the area of the Family Dollar in Black Canyon City.
On arrival in the area, along with medical personnel, an unresponsive subject was located in a vehicle, just south of the Family Dollar.
Lifesaving measures were initiated. Unfortunately, the subject succumbed to injuries and was pronounced deceased at the scene. The victim’s name is being withheld pending family member notification. The circumstances that precipitated the shooting are unknown, and the investigation is ongoing.
There are two potential witnesses to the shooting that the Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying. If anyone recognizes one or both of the subjects pictured, please contact the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office at 928-771-326o or Silent Witness immediately at 1-800-932-3232
Updates will be given as details become available.