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

Southwest Side Homicide

Sent on 2/20/2017 7:29:51 PM

February 20, 2017 Today, at approximately 12:00 p.m., San Xavier District deputies responded to the 10400 block of South Epperson Lane for a report of a shooting. When deputies arrived, they found 37-year-old Saul Saucedo-Zavala with gunshot wounds. Deputies immediately began rendering aid, using their Individual First Aid Kits (IFAK), until Rural Metro Fire Department arrived and took over treating Mr. Saucedo-Zavala. Despite their efforts, Mr. Saucedo-Zavala was pronounced deceased on scene. The Homicide Unit responded and took over the investigation. Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance identifying the suspect. The suspect is described as: • Hispanic man in his 30’s • Last seen wearing a gray baseball hat and gray shirt • Driving a small gray pickup. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call 9-1-1. You can also submit a tip, with the potential for a reward, by text, phone, or by going to 88-CRIME.org.


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