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1 person killed in motel shooting near 22nd Street and I-10

Posted at 11:17 AM, Aug 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-19 18:54:41-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — One person died Tuesday after a shooting on Tucson's south side.

According to the Tucson Police Department, it happened in the parking lot of a motel near the intersection of 22nd Street and Osborne Avenue, near I-10, at about 9:`15 a.m. Police say an acquaintance of the victim at first tried to drive him to the hospital, but stopped a short time later to call 911.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found an unresponsive victim who had been shot. The victim, later identified as 32-year-old Christopher Moreno, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they haven't made an arrest in the shooting.
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