Pima County Sheriff's Department

1750 E. Benson Highway
Tucson, AZ 85714
(520) 351-4600
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Press Release

Update: Suspect Caught in Tucson Estates Shooting

Sent on 9/21/2016 5:33:02 PM

Detectives with the Robbery/Assault Unit, along with the Fugitive Investigative Strike Team (FIST), and San Xavier District Directed Patrol, have identified and located the suspect in this case. The suspect has been identified as 18-year-old Michel Mendivil-Lopez. Mr. Mendivil-Lopez was taken into custody at approximately 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, less than 24 hours after the initial incident. He was booked into the Pima County Adult Detention Complex for Attempted 1st Degree Murder, Armed Robbery, Domestic Violence Aggravated Assault for causing serious physical injury, and Domestic Violence Aggravated Assault with a weapon.


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