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Tucson man gets life in prison, no parole for fatal shooting

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Posted at 4:47 PM, Mar 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-02 18:47:37-05

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson man has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole in a 2018 fatal shooting.

Pima County prosecutors say Anthony Rene Fimbres was sentenced Monday.

He was convicted last November in connection with an April 2018 drive-by shooting that killed 51-year-old Jesus Castro and wounded the victim's son.

Tucson police said Castro was sitting in his truck talking to his two sons when a vehicle pulled up and someone opened fire.

Castro died at a hospital, but his injured son recovered.