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$2K reward offered after Mohave County Sheriff's Office deputy shot at

Posted at 9:19 AM, Jun 23, 2020

MOHAVE COUNTY, ARIZONA (KTNV) — On Sunday at approximately 11:56 PM, a Deputy with the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office in Arizona attempted to conduct a traffic stop and was shot at by a person inside the vehicle.

After the shooting occurred, the vehicle drove away.

Mohave Silent Witness originally offered a reward of $750 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible. Mohave Silent Witness has now increased the reward amount to $2,000.

The Mohave Silent Witness group is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the apprehension of wanted suspects through the posting of rewards. Reward money is raised through fundraisers and private donations. The group is managed and operated by an independent board, separate from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone wanting to donate to the reward offered for this specific incident can send a check to Mohave Silent Witness, P.O. Box 6805, Kingman, AZ 86402. Pleas be sure to add “Fort Mohave” to the memo line of the check. 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.