Tucson police: 2 men found fatally shot in double homicide

Arizona News

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – Two men were killed in a double homicide, with one victim found on a midtown Tucson street and the other in a nearby alley, police said Saturday.

Manaury Acevedo, 21, was found Friday night mortally wounded on a street near a stopped SUV while Javier Araiza Anaya, 26, was found fatally shot in an alley as officers canvassed the neighborhood for evidence, police said in a statement.

A handgun was found near Acevada and detectives determined that he and Anaya were both in the SUV when the shooting occurred, police said.

No immediate arrest was made and additional information on the case couldn’t be released as detectives followed up leads, the statement said.

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