Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Press Release

Shooting at the Lazy V Saloon

Sent on 8/5/2017 9:01:04 AM

This morning, at approximately 2:30 a.m., deputies responded to the Lazy V Saloon, located at 2812 West Alvaro Road, for a report of a shooting. When deputies arrived, they found two men with gunshot wounds. One man was transported to Banner University Medical Center with serious injuries. The other man, 43-year-old Victor Vasquez, was pronounced dead on scene. The Homicide Unit responded and took over the investigation. Detectives learned the shooting followed an incident between Mr. Vasquez and the man who was transported to the hospital. This is an ongoing investigation and more information will be released as it becomes available. Several patrons left the bar following the shooting. Detectives are asking anyone with information to call 9-1-1. You can also submit an anonymous tip, with the potential for a reward, by text, phone, or by going to 88-CRIME.org.


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