YUMA, Ariz. – The crime was all caught on tape– a vandal out in the early hours on Sunday July 12th throwing rocks at the Yuma Mortuary van and building entrance. Police say they are looking for a person responsible for criminal damage to the Yuma Mortuary.
Owner, Darren Mattice, said he discovered the damage the next morning when he arrived at the business. After pulling video surveillance it revealed a person throwing rocks at the Yuma Mortuary at 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
“This is the first time there was any damage or any vandalism,” said Mattice.
Mattice said the person was unable to break the van window, but two front window panes were broken during the incident and the repairs will cost at least $1000.
The person of interest got out of a taxi at the Shell station before he took the alley way to the mortuary. The Shell station– also provided video– and it did not reveal the person going inside to store before the incident occurred.
If you have information or recognize the person in the video call the Yuma Police Department at (928) 373-4700.