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Tucson ties its record for homicides in a year at 79 – Tucson, Arizona

Tucson, Arizona 2021-10-21 18:55:54 –

Tucson, Arizona (KGUN) — Tucson set a record of murders in a year.

Shooting of a 70-year-old woman on Thursday It was the 79th murder of the city recorded this year. According to Tucson police, this is tied to a record set in 2008, with a few months left in 2021.

Related: What’s behind the murder spike in Tucson

Several well-known murders and shootings have boosted murder rates. In July, a man fired a weapon at the scene of a house fire and a park. He killed four people, including EMT..

Earlier this month A man shooting a federal employee on an Amtrak train stopped in Tucson, Fatally injured DEA agents and injured other law enforcement officers.

Pat Paris When Heidi Araga More details at 6:00 on KGUN9 News tonight.

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