Tucson man sentenced to 37 months for stabbing - Tucson News Now

Tucson man sentenced to 37 months for stabbing

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A U.S. District Judge sentenced a Tucson man to just over three years in prison last week for a stabbing on the Pascua Yaqui reservation.

According to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office - District of Arizona, Judge Cindy K. Jorgenson sentenced 34-year-old Mario Salvador Remigio to 37 months in prison.

Remigio had pleaded guilty to assault with a deadly weapon.

An investigation by the Pascua Yaqui Police Department found evidence that showed Remigio stabbed his victim after a verbal altercation at a private residence. Remigio and his victim are both members of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe.

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