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Overnight incident in South Tucson leaves one dead

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

One man is dead this morning after an overnight incident in South Tucson. 

South Tucson Police reported that shortly after midnight they received a call about a possible shooting near South 6th Avenue and 40th Street, near Interstate 10.

When they arrived officers found a male victim in the roadway east of 40th Street, who had died from a gunshot wound to the head, according to police.

According to South Tucson Police, detectives were on scene to conduct interviews with witnesses. 

Authorities described the shooting suspect as Hispanic with a thin build. They determined the suspect and victim were in an altercation before the shooting.

Anyone with information is urged to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

A cash reward of up to $1,000 is offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment of the person involved, authorities said.

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