The Yuma County Sheriff’s Office says one man is in custody following an attempted burglary. Police say 69-year-old Larry Noll was attempting to break into his ex-wife’s residence in Wellton on Saturday.
The victim told police Noll had a shotgun as well. When police arrived on the scene, they found Noll in the alleged possession of a double barrel shotgun and was intoxicated.
Police with the assistance of Border Patrol agents, used a taser to subdue Noll. Noll however resisted arrest and during a scuffle with police, the shotgun was fired.
No one was injured during the scuffle.
Noll is also prohibited from carrying firearms.