Muleshoe homicide arraignment

Muleshoe homicide arraignment

Muleshoe, TX - A man who attempted to kill a Muleshoe police officer was arraigned Wednesday.

44-year-old Juan Mendoza Quezada is charged with attempted murder and aggravated assault on a peace officer.

Sergeant Steve Bartley was responding to a domestic disturbance call when Quezada allegedly opened fire, striking the officer in the hip and chest.

If convicted, Quezada could face life in prison.