Suspect arrested in midtown homicide case - Tucson News Now

Suspect arrested in midtown homicide case

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Madison Michael Molina (Source: Tucson Police Department) Madison Michael Molina (Source: Tucson Police Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Police arrested a suspect involved in a shooting at a midtown restaurant parking lot.  


According to TPD, detectives with the Gang Unit determined the shooter was Madison Michael Molina, 18.  A felony warrant was issued for Molina, in the shooting death of Diego Valdez on August 29. 


Wednesday morning, TPD officers found Molina during a traffic stop near W. Kelso and North Castro. TPD officials said Molina was taken into custody without incident.  


Molina is currently booked into the Pima County Jail on first degree murder charges. 

The incident took place last Friday, after Diego Valdez was shot in a Taco Loco Grille parking lot, near 1st Avenue and Ft. Lowell Road. Valdez was later pronounced dead at the hospital. 

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