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Tucson police investigating homicide near 22nd and Pantano

Tucson Police investigating homicide near 22nd and Pantano. (Source: Tucson News Now) Tucson Police investigating homicide near 22nd and Pantano. (Source: Tucson News Now)
(Source: Tucson Police Department/Google Maps) (Source: Tucson Police Department/Google Maps)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Tucson Police Department is investigating a homicide on the east side near 22nd and Pantano, according to Sgt. Kim Bay, spokeswoman with Tucson Police Department. 

According to TPD, a 911 caller reported that a middle aged man was down on the sidewalk around 2:45 p.m. Monday.

The Tucson Fire Department arrived first on scene and located an adult male with obvious blunt force trauma. They rendered aid, but he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Detectives from the TPD Homicide Unit learned the victim had been seen with another male in the area shortly before being found unresponsive on the ground by citizens. 

The identity of the victim has not been released, pending next of kin notification. 

TPD is asking that anyone who may have seen something in this area between 2 p.m. and 2:45 p.m., call 911 or 88-CRIME to report it. 

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