TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — The Tucson Police Department is releasing new information on this homicide investigation.
Public Information Officer Francisco Magos confirms Emma Maria Destiny Dominguez, 21, died after getting shot multiple times Wednesday.
He says another victim was also hurt. Emergency crews treated her at the scene for minor injures.
According to Magos, the shooting happened west of North Stone Avenue on West Fort Lowell Road.
The victims then drove over to East Prince Road where Dominguez passed away.
Investigators tracked down 20-year-old Andres Machado after connecting him to the shooting.
Once detectives secured a warrant, Tucson police arrested him with help from SWAT, K9 and other special units.
Machado faces charges of second degree murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Law enforcement had booked him at the Pima County Jail without bond.
Original story below:
Tucson police investigated a homicide on Prince Road Wednesday.
A homicide investigation is underway in the 100 block of E. Prince Rd. Just before 6 a.m., officers from @OperationsWest responded to a reported shooting. An adult victim was located with obvious signs of trauma. The victim has passed away. Details are limited at this time. pic.twitter.com/wvLFRI9hvo— Sergeant Richard Gradillas (@SgtGradillas) May 11, 2022
Tucson police say an adult was found with obvious signs of trauma in the 100 block of East Prince Road.
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