The Pima County Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate a shooting at Lazy V Saloon on Saturday, August 5.
The incident occurred at the neighborhood bar, located at 2812 West Alvaro Road, at approximately 2:30 a.m. Deputies responded to reports of a shooting and found two men suffering from gunshot wounds. One victim was taken to Banner University Medical Center with serious injuries. According to the Sheriff’s Department, the other man, 43-year-old Victor Vasquez, was pronounced dead on scene. The Homicide Unit responded and took over the investigation. Detectives learned the shooting followed an incident between Mr. Vasquez and the man who was transported to the hospital.
The investigation remains ongoing, and detectives are encouraging anyone with information to call 9-1-1. Anonymous tips can also be submitted, with the potential for reward, by text, phone or visiting 88CRIME.org