The Kingman man who was killed in an officer-involved shooting Thursday is identified as Jeffrey Cave, 53. The officer who was wounded by Cave has not yet been publicly identified.

The Bullhead City police department is conducting an independent investigation of the shooting reported at about 9:30 a.m. Agency spokeswoman Emily Fromelt said Cave fired a weapon toward officers who were serving a stolen property search warrant at a home in the 1700 block of Miami Avenue.

Fromelt said Cave was dead at the scene after being wounded by return gunfire. She said the officer underwent surgery at Kingman Regional Medical Center and is in serious, but stable condition

 

 

 

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