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Man shot to death in confrontation with police at Tucson park
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Man shot to death in confrontation with police at Tucson park

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Tucson police responding to a domestic dispute report Friday night at a city park say a man was shot and killed by an officer during a confrontation.

The incident started about 8:15 p.m. when police were flagged down about the dispute at Jesse Owens Park, 400 S. Sarnoff Drive, near East Broadway and South Pantano Road.

A man in the park was contacted and soon after, was shot, Tucson police said in a news release.

The man died at the park.

No one else was wounded in the shooting, police said.

No other details were immediately released.

Contact Star reporter Shaq Davis at 573-4218 or

On Twitter: @ShaqDavis1

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