YUMA, Ariz. – The Yuma County Sheriff’s office said they are no longer consider one man as a suspect in a case involving the discovery of drugs and handguns. YCSO said 46-year-old Alonso Silva arrived at YCSO to speak to investigators about the case. Yuma County Narcotics Task Force investigators are no longer considering him a suspect.
YCSO told News 11 they were considered him a suspect on Tuesday, but that is no longer the case.
They are still looking for 47-year-old Ramiro Silva, also from Yuma. They believe he is armed and dangerous. Silva is described as a Hispanic male approximately 6’3″ in height and weighing 200 pounds. Ramiro Silva may be in possession of a handgun and is considered armed and dangerous. The red 1983 CJ-7 Jeep has been located and seized.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Alonso and Ramiro Silva is asked to contact the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at (928)783-4427 or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.
The incident stems from a search warrant issued in the 10200 block of S. Avenida Compadres in Yuma, Ariz. Deputies said the search led to the discovery of approximately 80.7 grams of methamphetamine, narcotic pills, multiple loaded handguns, and paraphernalia consistent with street sales.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at (928)783-4427 or 78-CRIME to remain anonymous.
The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office would also like to remind the public to report any suspected drug activity by calling the Sheriff’s Office or visiting our website at www.yumacountysheriff.org to submit an anonymous tip.