GILBERT, Ariz. – Authorities are offering a $2,000 reward for any new information that could assist in the arrest of the person responsible for the murder of 19-year-old Rachel Hansen. Hansen was tragically shot to death by an intruder in her Gilbert apartment on June 4, 2022. The young woman had called 911 and reported the home invasion, but sadly succumbed to her injuries at the hospital.
The victim’s mother expressed shock and disbelief at the senseless nature of her daughter’s death, emphasizing how full of life Rachel was and how much potential she had ahead of her. Gilbert police have assured the public that they are diligently pursuing all leads related to the case. Silent Witness, a program that shares unsolved felony case information via various media platforms, has also announced a reward for any new information in the investigation.
Silent Witness allows individuals to provide tips and share information about crimes in their communities. The program ensures the anonymity of those who submit tips and has a live person available to answer calls 24/7. Anyone with information on the case or who recognizes a suspect described by the program is urged to contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or through their website or app.
The program also offers rewards of up to $1,000 for tips that lead to an arrest or indictment in a case. The community has been urged to come forward with any information that could assist in bringing justice for Rachel Hansen, as her family and authorities continue to seek answers and closure.