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Tucson police investigate fatal shooting on city’s southside

December 17, 2017

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Tucson have identified the victim of a homicide on the city’s south side.

They say 42-year-old Tereso Hernandez-Reyes was fatally shot early Sunday.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting just before 3 a.m.

Upon arriving at the scene, police located a man on the ground with obvious signs of gunshot trauma.

Hernandez-Reyes was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.

Police say Hernandez-Reyes left a nightclub in downtown Tucson with some acquaintances.

The group pulled into a mobile home park and at least two other vehicles followed them into the lot.

Police say a suspect approached the vehicle occupied by Hernandez-Reyes and opened fire.

Hernandez-Reyes ran from the vehicle, but was chased down and shot multiple times.

No other injuries were reported.

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