TEMPE, Ariz. — Tempe police have identified a man arrested in a shooting
that took place near Arizona State University.
KPHO-TV reports that 21-year-old Adolfo Jimenez has
been booked into jail for Sunday’s shooting and could face charges of aggravated
assault and discharging a firearm within city limits.
Lt. Michael Pooley says officers responded to reports of shots fired around 3
a.m. near 9th Street and Mill Avenue.
A nearby resident then reported to police a man moaning in pain in his front
Pooley says officers say the unidentified victim had suffered a single gunshot
He remains hospitalized with life-threatening injuries.
Witnesses told police that a fight broke out among several people and the
victim allegedly punched a woman in the head before being shot by Jimenez.
Information from: KPHO-TV