WARNING: Attempted Murder Suspect on the Run


ImperialCountySheriffDeptWINTERHAVEN – On Saturday, September 19, the Yuma Regional Medical Center reported two subjects with gunshot wounds arrived for treatment at about 6am.  Both subjects reported they had been shot while at 630 Ironwood Terrace in Winterhaven, Ca.  Both subjects were later treated and released from the hospital.

ICSO Deputies along with California Highway Patrol, Border Patrol, Fish & Game, Quechan PD and Yuma PD arrived at the Ironwood residence and set up a perimeter and evacuated several residents from nearby homes.

Several occupants exited the residence however the suspect, identified as Mychelle Shepard  18 yrs, did not exit.  Those occupants refused to provide information on any persons still in the residence or on Shepard.

After several hours, a search warrant was executed on the residence but Shepard was not located inside.   Attempted Murder charges will be filed on Mychelle Shepard and she should be considered armed and dangerous.  Any information should be forwarded to ICSO Investigations (442)265-2045