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    When Marcelo Fabian Pecollo was released from jail after just four years behind bars, a group of angry parents reportedly took the law into their own hands and beat the pedophile convicted of molesting five preschool children to death. (Source: Facebook)When Marcelo Fabian Pecollo was released from jail after just four years behind bars, a group of angry parents reportedly took the law into their own hands and beat the pedophile convicted of molesting five preschool children to death. (Source: Facebook)

    When a pedophile convicted of molesting five preschool children was released from jail after just four years behind bars, a group of angry parents reportedly took the law into their own hands and beat him to death.

    When a pedophile convicted of molesting five preschool children was released from jail after just four years behind bars, a group of angry parents reportedly took the law into their own hands and beat him to death.

  • Police: man shot while trying to steal car

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    Tucson police say a man was shot after trying to steal a car in the 2800 block of East Manchester Street.

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    Tucson police searching for serial armed robbery suspect

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    Suspect in Washington Federal robbery - April 21, 2017. (Source: Tucson Police Department)Suspect in Washington Federal robbery - April 21, 2017. (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    He is described as a white male, 25 to 35 years old, 5-foot 8-inches to 6-foot tall with a medium build. According to a Tucson Police Department release in several of the robberies the suspect has shown the victims a handgun and has worn at least two different wigs as a disguise.   

    He is described as a white male, 25 to 35 years old, 5-foot 8-inches to 6-foot tall with a medium build. According to a Tucson Police Department release in several of the robberies the suspect has shown the victims a handgun and has worn at least two different wigs as a disguise.   

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Two Southern Arizona Little League clubs are competing in World Series competition.

Sunnyside Softball beat Asia Sunday 10-9 to raise their record to 2-1 in pool play at the Little League Softball World Series.

This event is kin to the famed boys World Series held annually in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Arlett Arreola had three hits for Sunnyside while Viviana Orantez drove in three runs. Sunnyside trailed 9-8 heading into the Top of the 5th but scored twice and held on for the win.

Sunnyside has won two straight since opening Pool Play with a loss to Canada. These young ladies will play Robbinsonville, New Jersey on Monday.

A loss eliminates Sunnyside; a win puts them in the Semifinals on Tuesday in a game that will be nationally televised on ESPN2.

On the boys side, Rio Rico opened play at the Juniors World Series with a 3-1 loss to Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

Rio Rico will continue in pool play Tuesday against the East squad from Long Island, New York.

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