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Tucson Police pursuit ends in Marana with 4 arrested

Tucson Police pursuit ends in Marana with 4 arrested
Posted at 4:25 PM, Dec 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-03 15:17:03-05

TUCSON, Ariz.(KGUN) — Tucson Police say they received a report of a robbery at Holiday Isle and Ajo/I-19 area Thursday afternoon. The suspected vehicle was spotted at 12th & Drexel. Police followed the car onto I-10 westbound. Police say they initiated a pursuit.

They say the vehicle exited at Cortaro going east. The suspect vehicle then made a u-turn to westbound onto Cortaro, that's when the vehicle slammed into another car. Police say the four suspected robbers jumped out of the vechicle and ran. They say one of them fired a weapon and hit a patrol car. No citizens or officers were injured. There was no property damage.

Arizona Department of Public Safety, Marana Police and the Pima County Sheriff's Department responded to assist. Police captured all four suspected robbers.

Suspects arrested include 18-year-old Daniel Martinez, who faces aggravated robbery, armed robbery and prohibited possessor charges. Damien Tona, 17, faces charges of aggravated robbery, armed robbery and aggravated assault on a peace officer. Sixteen-year-old Enrique Moreno faces charges of aggravated robbery, armed robbery and prohibited possessor. Rodolfo Alcaraz, 18, faces charges including aggravated robbery and armed robbery.

The suspects are accused of robbing the Dollar General at 1335 W. Ajo Way.

All four were booked into Pima County Jail. No bonds were set.

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