Yuma police report more BB gun damages

Yuma police report more BB gun damages

YUMA, Ariz. – The Yuma Police Department (YPD) has reported more BB gun damage in Yuma.

Police say Monday night someone caused $5,500 worth of damage to 21 vehicles. It happened in two different neighborhoods off of South Avenue C around 10:15 p.m. to 11:15 p.m.

Police say it’s similar to the 78 cases they have reported of criminal damage since December. Those cases have resulted in over $55,000 in damages for businesses and owners.

“We don’t know. We don’t know if it’s related to the incidents with the business windows. We don’t know if it’s the same people if it’s other people.We just don’t know yet,” Sgt. Lori Franklin said.

Police are giving a $1,000 reward to any one with information on these cases leading to an arrest. If you have information you can call Detective Blaine Blanton at (928) 373-4759, YPD at (928) 373-4700 or 78-Crime to remain anonymous.



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