Police: Man arrested in connection with May homicide
Tucson police are investigating a deadly shooting on the southeast side.Photo: Video by kgun9.com
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.