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Man arrested in connection to South Tucson homicide

Police investigate South Tucson homicide
Posted at 6:24 AM, Jul 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-15 19:52:19-04

South Tucson police have made in connection to a homicide on Friday morning.

According to Lt. Jeff Inorio, the scene is at the Econolodge, 3020 S. 6th Ave.

Around 5:20 a.m., a man called 911 and said he killed his girlfriend, who is in her 50's. Officers found a dead woman in a hotel room with obvious signs of trauma, from possible stab wounds.

The man is in custody and has been arrested.