“This week the Town of Fountain Hills was unfortunate to have experienced two separate, unrelated shooting incidents that resulted in the deaths of two people. On Monday, an out of town relative committed suicide after an altercation with the family he was visiting. Last night a man was shot and killed after getting into a fight in the parking lot of Bruno’s Bar with another patron.”
“We are very sorry for those involved in these firearm incidents in Fountain Hills. As much as some would like to have all the information immediately, please be patient as there are ongoing investigations and also family privacy issues to be respected. Things are not always as they seem, and speculation can be hurtful."
“Please rest assured that if there was any existing danger, or if the public's assistance would be helpful, our law enforcement professionals would keep us well-informed. This was the case and will be going forward. MCSO has released updated information on both of these incidents. The safety of our community is our top priority."