Prosecutor says man shot in back, defense argues self defense
Arturo Quiles represented himself at trial.
Admits to negligent homicide in 2013 killing.
Relatives of Tucson victims say he got what he deserved.
A roundup of Tucson-area crime and public safety news.
James Lee Derrington was sentenced after his guilty plea to second-degree murder.
Bryan Peter Foshay to spend at least 25 years in prison for 2012 killing.
The assailant was identified as 22-year-old Alac Durbin of Huachuca City.
Man sentenced for drug-linked murder.
PHOENIX — A homeless ex-convict with a history of violence and drug abuse was arrested Monday on suspicion of killing a clergyman with a handgun that had been retrieved by another priest after he was hit with an iron rod at a Phoenix church, police said.
Police say the Rev. Joseph Terra wen…
Despite an effort to portray two key prosecution witnesses as habitual liars, a jury on Thursday found Bryan Lamar Lee guilty of murder.
Nearly four years after her arrest in the murder of her ex-husband, Pamela Phillips was sentenced Thursday to spend the rest of her life in prison.
Pamela Phillips will spend the remainder of her life in prison.
Utility crew finds body in manhole
A woman who helped in a carjacking murder was sentenced to six years in prison on Monday.
A defendant’s former girlfriend testified he confessed a murder to her.
The county prosecutor said a young man was killed and buried in a shallow desert grave because two other men didn’t want to pay him money they owed for drugs.
in fatal shooting
A man suspected of beating his father to death while they were both high on methamphetamines will not be prosecuted.
The convicted killer told his parents he loved them as police handcuffed and led him from the courtroom.