TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Alex Leon in connection to a fatal shooting that claimed one man’s life near Casa Grande on Thursday morning.
Leon was captured in Cananea, Sonora, Mexico by Mexican authorities over the weekend and turned over to the Nogales POE on Monday, who turned the suspect over PCSO Homicide Detectives.
Leon was booked on Homicide and Aggravated Assault charges.
PCSO says one man known as Chad Bruno was killed and one woman identified as Alexia Resendiz was injured after a double shooting south of the I-8 near Barstow Ave and Hannah St occurred around 12:45 p.m.
Resendiz was transported to the hospital and has since been released.
The suspect vehicle was located and recovered in Stanfield over the weekend.
Police say all parties knew each other and met at the location of the shooting.
Two other suspects are currently outstanding and believed to be in Mexico by authorities. PCSO is working with federal partners to locate and apprehend them.
Police are asking anyone with information to come forward and report it by calling 88-CRIME. You can remain anonymous.