Tucson man sentenced to 58 years in shooting of ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend

Tucson man sentenced to 58 years in shooting of ex-girlfriend, her new boyfriend
Daniel Benjamin Miller has been found guilty on charges of second-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault. (Source: Pima County Sheriff's Department)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A Tucson man, convicted of shooting his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend on Tucson’s south side last year, was sentenced.

Daniel Benjamin Miller was sentenced for 58 years in prison on. Monday, Jan. 13.

On Thursday, Nov. 14, a jury found 38-year-old Miller guilty of second-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder and aggravated assault.

Authorities said Miller shot his ex-girlfriend, who has not been named, along with Michael Grove in June 2018.

Grove and the woman were shot at her home in the 200 block of West Illinois Street, according to the Tucson Police Department.

Grove, 54, died at a local hospital but the woman recovered.

Miller then fled Tucson and was arrested a few days later in Phoenix, where he was captured after jumping out of a two-story apartment building.

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