Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

Press Release

P.C.S.D. Investigates Home Invasion

Sent on 1/7/2019 9:30:30 PM

On January 7, 2019, at approximately 3:30 a.m., San Xavier District deputies responded to a check welfare in the 1200 block of E. Summit Street, near Summit and Old Nogales Highway. On arrival, they discovered an adult male suspect had attempted to break into multiple residences in the area. At the final residence, a shooting occurred. An adult male resident was injured and transported to a local hospital. While being taken into custody the suspect became unresponsive. Deputies performed life saving measures and the suspect was transported to Banner Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation, which is ongoing and is still in the early stages. More information will be provided as it becomes available.

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