Police seek shotgun mugger
Yuma police are looking for a shotgun-wielding mugger that they say robbed a pedestrian Friday night.
According to the Yuma Police Department, the robbery happened at about 10:50 p.m. in the 2000 block of South 3rd Avenue. The victim was walking down the street when a white Ford Explorer with multiple people inside pulled alongside the victim and the armed mugger stepped out and demanded the victim's wallet.
The suspects fled in an unknown direction after the victim handed over a wallet and other unspecified possessions.
The Explorer was described as a 1990s model with a luggage rack on top, a black stripe along the length of the vehicle and an unknown license plate. The armed suspect was described only as a man wearing a black ski mask and all-black clothing. Police had no description of his companions.
Nobody was hurt during the incident.
YPD encourages anyone with any information about this case to call 373-4700, or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.