Authorities release names of injured Cottonwood officer, suspects in deadly brawl

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Sgt. Jeremy Daniels (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety) Sgt. Jeremy Daniels (Source: Arizona Department of Public Safety)
Jeremiah Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office) Jeremiah Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office)
Nathaniel Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office) Nathaniel Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office)
Peter Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office) Peter Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office)
Ruth Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office) Ruth Gaver (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff's Office)
COTTONWOOD, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - Authorities have released the names of an injured Cottonwood police officer and several suspects involved in a deadly brawl outside a Wal-Mart.

Several members of an Idaho family allegedly involved in the fight are in custody. According to a Boise television station, some were part of a street band there and had been living in a trailer at the Wal-Mart parking lot days leading up to the incident. 

The incident began around 11 p.m. Saturday when a female Wal-Mart employee who was going into the store bathroom was shoved out of the way by one of the suspects, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

Cottonwood police arrived and the suspects reportedly attacked the officers in the parking lot. Investigators believe there was a struggle for an officer's gun and three shots were fired.

Enoch Gaver, 21, was shot and killed during the struggle. 

Sgt. Jeremy Daniels, 31, was shot in the leg and is expected to make a full recovery. He has been with the Cottonwood Police Department for about 10 years.

David Gaver was shot in the abdomen and was treated at Flagstaff medical Center. Authorities said he will be charged with aggravated assault.

Six other suspects were taken into custody. Jeremiah, Nathaniel, Peter and Ruth Gaver were booked into Yavapai County Jail on several charges, including assault of a law enforcement officer, hindering prosecution and resisting arrest. Two juveniles, ages 11 and 15, from the family are being held at the Prescott Juvenile Detention Center.

According to DPS, seven other officers and another Wal-Mart employee received minor injuries during the fight.

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