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Woman faces attempted murder charge in Prescott casino shooting

Jennifer Lynne Truman, 40

Jennifer Lynne Truman, 40

A 40-year-old Flagstaff woman was arrested outside of Bucky’s Casino in Prescott Friday night, June 29, 2018, at about 10:40 p.m. after she allegedly shot a man.

Jennifer Lynne Truman was booked into the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office – Prescott Jail for attempted second-degree murder after allegedly shooting husband Troy Truman outside of the casino, according to a booking sheet provided by Penny Cramer, administrative assistant to Yavapai County Attorney Sheila Polk.

Jennifer Lynne Truman was arrested by the Yavapai-Prescott Tribal Police Department. The Prescott Police Department assisted in the shooting investigation.

Troy Truman was shot in the chest, and emergency lifesaving treatment was provided at the scene. Troy Truman, Bucky’s Casino security personnel and other witnesses identified Jennifer Lynne Truman as the suspect in the shooting.

Troy Truman was flown to a Phoenix area hospital for further treatment. He was undergoing medical treatment at the time of his wife’s booking.

When contacted Saturday, June 30, Yavapai-Prescott Tribal Police Department Chief Scott Desjadon would not comment, and said he was not allowed to speak to the media. Additional calls to the main offices of the Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe further revealed that Tribal Police officers were unable to speak to the media.

Attempts to reach Yavapai-Prescott Indian Tribe General Manager Michael Seibert were unsuccessful.

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