Arrest Made in Monday Night Shooting #GVCopBeat

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Cropped Badge-Transparent BackgroundThe Grand Junction Police Department has arrested Howard Ray Walker III, DOB: 12/22/1984, in connection with the shooting that occurred on Monday night in the area of 28 ½ Road and Hall Avenue.

In the course of the investigation into this incident, the Grand Junction PD was able to develop Walker as a suspect in this case. The GJPD Street Crimes Unit made contact with Walker in the 2000 Block of Grand Avenue last night at approximately 9:45. He was arrested and remanded to the Mesa County Jail.

Walker is currently being held on charges of 1st Degree Assault, Felony Menacing, and Possession of a Weapon by a Previous Offender.

The investigation into the circumstances surrounding the events on Monday night is still active, but the GJPD is not seeking any other suspects at this time. Walker’s mug shot will not be released until further investigation is complete.

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