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Man dies in single-vehicle crash near southside, police investigating as homicide

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Posted at 9:11 PM, Oct 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-30 01:35:27-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Tucson Police Department is investigating a homicide that happened Saturday evening near the southside.

On October 26, officers were called to the area of 5200 block of South Via Noche Buena near South Treat Avenue and South Camino Laguna Seca just before 11 p.m. for a single-vehicle crash.

Officer were told a small black passenger vehicle had crashed into multiple block walls at the back of several homes.

Upon arrival officer and Tucson Fire found an adult man in the vehicle.

Police say the man died at the scene.

The man has been identified as 25-year-old Marco A. Beltran Romero.

Detectives determined the Romero had signs of gunshot trauma.

The investigation is still ongoing.

There is limited information at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is aske to call 88-CRIME.