An Arivaca man was indicted earlier this month in connection with the shooting of an undocumented immigrant in July, officials said.
Michael Goodwin’s attorney said his client never intended to shoot the other man, but instead fired warning shots to scare the man off after catching him burglarizing his home.
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Shortly after 7 p.m. on July 31, Pima County sheriff’s deputies went to the 13000 block of West Arivaca Road for reports of a shooting, according to a department news release.
Deputies found a man with a gunshot wound to his back and rendered first aid until the man was airlifted to a hospital. While on the scene, deputies also made contact with Goodwin, 71, the homeowner and