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UPDATE: Deputies arrest suspect involved in shooting near southside, one man is dead

Posted at 9:05 AM, May 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-20 12:05:05-04

TUCSON, Ariz.-- Pima County Sheriff's Deputies found one man dead from a gunshot wound on the southside near the Tucson International Airport on Saturday night.

Deputies say they responded to a call around 7:30 p.m. about an unknown problem happening on the 10000 block of South Summit Creek Drive.

PCSD says the victim has been identified as 21-year-old Luis A. Meza-Salvedo. The suspect has been identified as 20-year-old Ricardo Andres Herrera.

Herrera has been arrested and booked into Pima County Adult Detention Complex on one count of negligent homicide.

Detectives say this investigation in ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME, an anonymous tipster line.