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Body found south of Avra Valley road in Tucson


Chief Deputy Chris Nanos advises on June 6, 2014, at approximately 12:40 p.m., Tucson Mountain District deputies responded to a suspicious activity call on Trico Road approximately a half mile south of Avra Valley Road. When deputies arrived, they were directed to a dead body, in stages of decomposition, on the east side of the road.

The Sheriff’s Department Homicide Unit responded and took over the investigation. During the course of their investigation, they determined the decedent to be a female. They were unable to determine the identity or ethnicity at the scene. The investigation continues.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.