Contact: Captain Eben Bratcher, Lt. Darren Simmons, Deputy Roxanne Meyer or Alfonso Zavala
Phone: (928) 783-4427
DR# 2013-25488

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2:00 PM, July 1, 2013



Arson

 

Location of Incident: 415 S. May Avenue - Yuma, AZ


On July 1, 2013, at approximately 1:36 a.m., the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residential fire at the Atlasta Mobile Home Park located at 415 S. May Avenue. Upon the deputies’ arrival, the residence was fully engulfed and the lone occupant had already evacuated. The fire was extinguished by the Rural Metro Fire Department. There were no injuries reported and the residence is a total loss.

The initial investigation indicates that the fire was intentionally set. The Rural Metro Arson Investigator responded to assist Deputies with the investigation. At this time, the YCSO is searching for three juvenile suspects in connection to this incident.

The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at 928-783-4427 or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.

Information Released By: A. Zavala, PIO