Shots fired at Pima County Probation Officer

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Pancho J. Garcia was booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Center on two counts of Attempted Murder, two counts of Drive-by Shooting, and four counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. By courtesy Tucson Police Department Pancho J. Garcia was booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Center on two counts of Attempted Murder, two counts of Drive-by Shooting, and four counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon. By courtesy Tucson Police Department

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Attempted murder charges have been filed against a suspect for shooting at a probation officer and another person in the officer's vehicle.

Monday night a man in a truck chased a Pima County Juvenile Probation Officer following a check of a probationer.  During the chase the driver of the truck opened fire at the probation officer's unmarked vehicle.

The chase ended when the probation officer crashed into a parked car in the area of University and 4th Ave.

The armed suspect approached the officer at which point she identified herself and presented her badge.

The suspect then gave up his gun and surrendered.

The suspect  has been identified as 26-year-old, Pancho J. Garcia, and has been booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Center on two counts of Attempted Murder, two counts of Drive-by Shooting, and four counts of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.