UPDATE: Police say teen fatally shot on Tucson’s south side

Detectives called to neighborhood near Avenida Selva del Ocote and Calle Joya de Ventura

Police say teen fatally shot on Tucson’s south side

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Detectives with the Tucson Police Department were called to the scene of a homicide that left a teen boy dead near Campbell Avenue and Drexel Road.

The 15-year-old Erik Issac M. Nanez suffered gunshot wounds and died on the scene.

According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, the homicide happened overnight near Avenida Selva del Ocote and Calle Joya de Ventura. Neighbors say they heard gunfire at about 11 p.m. on Tuesday night, Sept. 17. Several people were seen leaving the scene.

The body was found at about 6 a.m. on the following morning.

Information is limited, but detectives believe multiple people were at the scene when the shooting happened. The investigation is open and ongoing.

Police say anyone with information should call 911 or 88-CRIME.

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