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Police arrest man in deadly February shooting

Posted at 12:12 PM, Mar 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-17 15:12:33-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson police arrested a man in connection with a February deadly shooting.

Tucson police say 38-year-old Reginald Bukhanon shot and killed 59-year-old Darryl Hughes in the 2600 block of North Alvernon Way Feb. 5.

On March 15, police arrested Bukhanon near Grant and Oracle on a second-degree murder charge.

He was booked into Pima County Jail on a $1 million bond,


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