Incident

5-26-2023 Arizona Mesa 5-1

Location

May 26, 2023

Alma School Rd and Main St
Mesa, Arizona

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Julian Cox
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Angela Fonseca
  • Age: 36
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Stephen Young
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: John Swain
  • Age: 40
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Nicholas Arnstad
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Iren Byers
  • Age: 20
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, or suicide)
  • Spree Shooting (multiple victims, multiple locations)
  • Mass Murder (4+ deceased victims excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator , one location)
  • Mass Shooting (4+ victims injured or killed excluding the subject/suspect/perpetrator, one location)
  • Drug involvement

Notes

Loc 2 N Stewart and Main St 1215am; Loc 3 Greyhound station 1423 S Country Club Dr 1am; Loc 4 Extension Rd and 2nd Ave 2am; Loc 5 24th Street and Oak, Phoenix; FRI 4:pm-SUN 2:am - 34 HRs Subject said he shot 2 of the male victims due to Fentanyl use; Victims may have been targeted due to homelessness

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: 9mm

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 9
State House District: 9