Lance Leeroy Arellano
Suspected Utah Park Ranger Shooter
Suspect Named Utah Park Ranger's Shooting
As Utah State Parks Ranger Brody Young clings to life in a Colorado hospital, cops are on a manhunt for Lance Leeroy Arellano. The 40-year-old is wanted in the Nov. 19, 2010, shooting that occurred in the back country area of Moab, Utah. Now they need your help to haul in this suspect, who is now wanted for attempted aggravated murder.
Hair (Color, Description, Facial Hair):
- Cops say Arellano has long, black hair.
Traits and Habits:
- Authorities say Arellano's criminal history includes assault, possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia and theft charges.
Police say they want to talk to Arellano after a park ranger was found shot three times while patrolling the Poison Spider Mesa Trail.
Other Possible Locations:
- Cops say Arellano is believed to be somewhere in Moab and may have knowledge of the back country area.
They believe Arellano is armed and dangerous, and may be seeking medical attention.
Last Known Locations:
Cops say Arellano has also lived in Salt Lake City in the past.
Vehicle To Look For:
- Cops found Arellano's 1999 Silver Pontiac Grand Am in the park, and the contents of the vehicle were being processed as of Nov. 22, 2010.
Last updated November 26, 2010