Police: 5 Killed in Shootings in Southwest Ariz.

Thursday, 02 Jun 2011 03:23 PM

 

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YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — At least five people are dead and one person has been wounded in a series of shootings in southwest Arizona.

The shootings happened Thursday morning in Yuma County.

Yuma police Sgt. Clint Norred tells the Yuma Sun that the shootings were connected and are under investigation. It's unclear whether there's been an arrest or what the motive may have been.

Norred says four of the fatal shootings occurred in the county and one happened within Yuma city limits.

Police haven't confirmed the identity of the victims.

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