Attempted Murder suspected arrested

Attempted Murder suspected arrested

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The Yuma Police Department have arrested 33 year old Jesse Vasquez on suspicion of attempted murder. According to a release from the police department, they believe Vasquez entered a local convenient store on Tuesday and proceeded to point a gun on a customer in the store. According to witnesses Vasquez then pulled the trigder; the weapon jammed and Vasquez fled the scene. Police found Vasquez nearby and put took him into custody without incident; the weapon was recovered soon after. Vasquez has been booked into the Yuma County Adult Detention Center on Attempted Murder charges.