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Deputies investigating Monday shooting in north Kingman

May 16, 2019

KINGMAN — A Monday shooting in north Kingman is under investigation by the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies responded to the 4800 block of Jagerson Lane at about 8 p.m.

“A 27-year-old white male had sustained gunshot wounds during an altercation in a vehicle,” an agency news release stated. “The victim was shot twice and was able to exit the vehicle to get to a nearby residence for assistance.”

Chief Deputy Sheriff Dean McKie said the victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of what appeared to be non-life-threatening injuries. Detectives are trying to identify the shooting suspect who is described as a 30- to 40-year-old Hispanic man with short hair and gray facial hair.

Authorities said the vehicle in which the fight and shooting occurred was recovered Tuesday in the 3100 block of Potter Avenue. Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the sheriff’s office at 928-753-0753 to assist in the ongoing investigation.