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Yuma Police Department investigates shooting in neighborhood

Yuma, Arizona.- On Thursday, December 1, 2022, at approximately 8:06 a.m., the Yuma Police Department responded to the 300 block of East 19th Street for a report of shots fired.

The initial investigation revealed a shot was fired by a male subject, later identified as 27 year-old Abel Marcus Ruiz, who was located in the general area. He was arrested and charged with several felonies, including being a prohibited possessor.

Harvest Prep Academy was placed on lockdown as a precaution. No injuries or damage to property was reported.

The Yuma Police Department encourages anyone with any information about this case to please call the Yuma Police Department at (928) 783-4421 or 78-Crime at (928) 782-7463 to remain anonymous.