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Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Man arrested in 2002 Tucson double homicide

Phoenix couple disappeared after coming to Tucson to buy motorcycle.

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Brother sought in killing of Tucson rapper

Brother sought in killing of Tucson rapper

Felony warrant for second-degree murder for Elijah Kawon Muhammad Lee Mays.

January 21, 2015 5:00 pm Related
Man arrested in fatal crash near Tucson

Man arrested in fatal crash near Tucson

The driver's cousin, a passenger, was killed.

January 16, 2015 10:00 am
Woman sentenced in Oro Valley murder-for-hire case

Woman sentenced in Oro Valley murder-for-hire case

She has accepted a plea agreement and will serve seven years.

January 13, 2015 9:55 am Related
Phoenix cops pay restaurant tab, get homicide case

Phoenix cops pay restaurant tab, get homicide case

Mykel Cantrel Cooper has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder.

January 02, 2015 11:08 am Related
Murder suspect had previous run-ins

Murder suspect had previous run-ins

Man accused of murder of roommate this week had assault conviction in 2013.

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Court upholds Tucsonan's murder-by-fire conviction

Court upholds Tucsonan's murder-by-fire conviction

Anthony Lewis got life sentence for death of Angela Hudson in 2009.

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Roommate arrested in Tucson apartment murder

Roommate arrested in Tucson apartment murder

The 21-year-old roommate was booked into jail on an unrelated charge when the police found him. 

December 10, 2014 12:11 pm
Tucson police ID man killed in apartment

Tucson police ID man killed in apartment

TPD says victim had been dead for "a couple of days."

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Deputies: Man smothered dad in Catalina Foothills home

Deputies: Man smothered dad in Catalina Foothills home

The 89-year-old's death ruled a homicide.

December 09, 2014 4:20 pm Related
Tucson man given 7.5 years in 2010 killing

Tucson man given 7.5 years in 2010 killing

Nathan Horton pleaded guilty to shooting and killing Toney Okafor.

December 02, 2014 3:30 pm
Supreme Court could nullify murder conviction

Supreme Court could nullify murder conviction

PHOENIX — A man convicted of the brutal murder of a Buckeye librarian could escape not only the death penalty, but his conviction, because of alleged bias by the judge.

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Tucson in top 10 for property crimes nationally

Tucson in top 10 for property crimes nationally

However, the rate has fallen — for violence, too — since the 1990s.

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Tucsonan found guilty fatal marijuana deal

Tucsonan found guilty fatal marijuana deal

Olague knew accomplice would come to the drug deal armed, prosecutor said.

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Prosecutor says deadly attack was planned

Prosecutor says deadly attack was planned

Defense says client didn't know co-defendant would kill victim. 

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Man gets 16 years for fatal beating

Man gets 16 years for fatal beating

Granillo killed his girlfriend in a rage over relationship's demise.

October 21, 2014 12:00 am
Tucson man gets 16 years for fatal beating

Tucson man gets 16 years for fatal beating

Killed girlfriend who was ending their long relationship.

October 20, 2014 1:20 pm
Tucson man gets 16.5 years in parking lot shooting

Tucson man gets 16.5 years in parking lot shooting

Plea deal reached after jury could not reach verdict.

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Woman to spend 16 years in mental facility for 2013 killing

Woman to spend 16 years in mental facility for 2013 killing

Woman pleaded guilty except insane in 2013 murder. 

October 07, 2014 2:15 pm
Mom who strangled son sentenced to mental institution

Mom who strangled son sentenced to mental institution

Jean Cataline will spend rest of life in secure facility. 

October 07, 2014 2:00 pm

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