Source: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information, Press Release and Public Post):
Needles, California: In a press release from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station, at 11:52 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28, 2020, deputies from the Colorado River Sheriff’s station / Needles Police Department responded to the area of W. Needles Highway and M. Street for a report of a shooting. Deputies located the victim, who was suffering from two gunshot wounds. The victim was transported by ambulance to Havasu Regional Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
The suspect was identified to be Andrew Weekley. On Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at about 2:30 p.m., Weekley was located at a residence in the 200 block of Chestnut Street in Needles and taken into custody. Weekley was booked into the Colorado River Station jail for attempted murder and is being held on $1,000,000 bail pending a court hearing.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Detective Abell at the Colorado River station at (760)326-9200. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at http://www.wetip.com.
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Andrew Weekley was arrested for attempted murder https://t.co/F4q5bDsG0Z
— SBCSD Colorado River Station (@CORiverStation) April 30, 2020