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CASA GRANDE – Casa Grande Police officers are investigating a shooting that took place Thursday.

Officers reported hearing gunshots in the area west of Ocotillo Street around 11 p.m., according to police officials. When officers arrived they found a 26-year-old man in the intersection of North Etta and West Ocotillo with multiple gunshots to his arm and groin.

The man was flown to a Chandler hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.

No suspect has been identified and multiple people in the area declined to cooperate with officers investigating the situation.

Anyone with information should contact Casa Grande Police at (520) 421-8700. Tips can also be submitted anonymously on the department’s webpage, or by emailing


Suzanne Adams-Ockrassa is a reporter covering the city of Casa Grande and the surrounding area, as well as Central Arizona College. She can be reached at

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