Alleged bar brawl quickly gets out of hand
YUMA, Ariz. (KYMA, KECY) - The Yuma Police Department responded to a call regarding aggravated assault Saturday at about 12:20 a.m. in the 1400 block of S. 4th Avenue.
Officers found two victims who were shot amidst the scuffle. A 36-year-old male was pronounced deceased on-scene. He has since been identified as Tyrone Hall.
The second victim, a 32-year-old female, was identified with life-threatening injuries. She was immediately transported to Yuma Regional Medical Center and flown to a hospital near Phoenix for additional treatment.
Two arrests have been made in connection to this case. Premeditative 32-year-old Jerome Hall was arrested on 1st degree murder charges, while a 35-year-old male was arrested as an accessory after the fact for hindering prosecution.
The Yuma Police Department encourages anyone with any information about this case to please contact the Yuma Police Department at (928) 373-4700 or 78-Crime at (928) 782-7463 to remain anonymous.