Prescott Valley Police arrest, charge suspect for shooting 2 adults

Jesus Abraham Tovar-Noriega. (PVPD/Courtesy)

Jesus Abraham Tovar-Noriega. (PVPD/Courtesy)

Prescott Valley Police Department (PVPD) officers arrested and identified a suspect in connection with a shooting at a residence in the 3800 block of Dowling Court on Sunday afternoon, June 5, according to a news release.

The suspect is 35-year-old Jesus Abraham Tovar-Noriega of Prescott Valley. He was booked into Yavapai County Jail in Camp Verde and is charged with attempted second-degree murder (two counts), aggravated assault (two counts), endangerment (five counts), misconduct involving weapons, unlawful discharge of a weapon and disorderly conduct.

AT THE SCENE

At 5:30 p.m., officers responded to the residence and found two adults with gunshot wounds, PVPD reported. Officers say they identified a suspect and arrested him at the scene.

Police reported that two couples were at the home when a confrontation ensued between two men. The suspect pulled a gun and shot two adults, the news release added. The injured adults were treated at a local hospital, where they were later released.

Officers remained at the scene to complete their investigation until about 8:30 a.m. Monday.

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