Overnight incident in South Tucson leaves one dead - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

Overnight incident in South Tucson leaves one dead

Posted: Updated:
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

One man is dead this morning after an overnight incident in South Tucson. 

South Tucson Police reported that shortly after midnight they received a call about a possible shooting near South 6th Avenue and 40th Street, near Interstate 10.

When they arrived officers found a male victim in the roadway east of 40th Street, who had died from a gunshot wound to the head, according to police.

According to South Tucson Police, detectives were on scene to conduct interviews with witnesses. 

Authorities described the shooting suspect as Hispanic with a thin build. They determined the suspect and victim were in an altercation before the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

A cash reward of up to $1,000 is offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment of the person involved, authorities said.

Copyright 2014 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1414 North Memorial Parkway
Huntsville, AL 35801

WAFF Is a Proud Member
of the Raycom Family of Stations

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WAFF. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.