Teen fight escalates to gunfire, 15-year-old Arizona boy arrested for murder, cops say

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Source: Tucson Police Department, Mega

Jul. 12 2021, Published 12:43 p.m. ET

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A fight between two teens in Arizona escalated into gunfire and now police say one is dead and the other has been arrested for murder.

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On July 7, authorities said officers found the body of Felix Alexandrew Pichardo, 18, after a fight escalated to gunfire.

Pichardo was taken to Banner-University Medical Center, where he later died, officials said.

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The Arizona Daily Star reported police conducted interviews and used forensic evidence to determine Terrayne Newsome, 15, was the suspect in this murder, authorities said.

A warrant was obtained for Newsome’s arrest on July 8 and he was found at a home on July 9, police said.

Authorities said Newsome was booked into jail and charged with first-degree murder.


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