Source: Mohave County Sheriff’s Office (Information and Press Release):
Fort Mohave, Arizona: The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office and Silent Witness seeking public’s help regarding shooting from a vehicle towards a deputy conducting traffic stop that occurred on Sunday, June 21st, 2020.
According to the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office, at approximately 11:56 PM, a Deputy with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle near S. Calle Ranchita and E. Camino Viejo in Fort Mohave.
An occupant of the involved vehicle opened fire on the Deputy, striking the Deputy’s vehicle multiple times.
The vehicle fled after the shooting occurred and has not been located as of this time.
The Deputy was not injured during the shooting.
Silent Witness is offering a $750 reward for the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible.
Anyone with information about the vehicle or identity of the person/persons involved is encouraged to contact the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office at 928-753-0753 or call our toll free number at 1-800-522-4312 and reference DR#20-023544.