Man held in Grand Junction-area shooting |

Man held in Grand Junction-area shooting

GRAND JUNCTION ” A man was arrested Tuesday on a manslaughter charge in the shooting death of an Orchard Mesa resident.

Yancy Harris, 23, will make a first court appearance this afternoon.

Around 6 p.m. Tuesday, Grand Junction officers were called to 307 Acoma Drive, unit B, on a report of a suicide, police said in a news release.

Further investigation showed that the adult male victim was allegedly shot with a handgun by Harris.

An investigation is on-going.

The shooting victim hasn’t been identified, pending notification of next of kin.

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