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16-year-old arrested in connection with NW side deadly shooting

Posted at 3:47 PM, May 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-11 01:17:41-04

Pima County Sheriff's Detectives have arrested 16-year-old Anthony Maldonado in connection with a northwest side deadly shooting that happened on April 17. 

Maldonado was booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Complex for murder according to a release from PCSD. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

The incident happened in the 3500 block of West Amber Terrace, near Camino de la Tierra and Orange Grove.

When deputies arrived on the scene, they located two men with gunshot wounds.


Deputies have identified the victims as 21-year-old Jaisaac Sloan and 20-year-old Austin Buckshaw.

Buckshaw was transported to the hospital with serious injuries and Sloan was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Deputy Ryan Inglett tells KGUN9 both men are known to each other.

Deputy Inglett said Maldonado checked himself into a local hospital for injuries sustained during the incident on April 17.