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Police: Man arrested in connection with May homicide

Police responded to a 9-1-1 call about a shooting in the 5400 block of east Andrews Street, near Craycroft Raod and 22nd Street, just after 12:00 a.m. Tuesday, according to Sgt. Chris Widmer with the Tucson Police Department.

Police: Man arrested in connection with May homicide

By Ina Ronquillo. CREATED May 28, 2013 - UPDATED: Aug 9, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Police have arrested a man in connection with a homicide investigation.

Sgt. Maria Hawke with Tucson police tells KGUN9 that on May 28, officers responded to reports of a shooting at a home in the 5400 block of East Andrew Street.

Oscar Steven Williams, 19, was pronounced dead at the scene.

As a result of their investigation, police determined that 30-year-old Manuel E. Martinez-Gomez had been present when the homicide happened.

Police searched for Martinez-Gomez and he was apprehended on August 8, said Hawke.

Martinez-Gomez was arrested for one count of second degree murder.

Homicide Unit detectives are working to continue and identify other persons who may have been present when the incident occurred.

Anyone with information about the homicide is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

Ina Ronquillo

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Ina is a Southern Arizona native. She graduated from Nogales High School and then received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona with a double major in Media Arts and Communication.