Tucson man sentenced in 2019 residential shooting

Tucson man sentenced in 2019 residential shooting
Marcos Anaya pleaded guilty to aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. (Source: PC Attorney's Office)

TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A Tucson man was sentenced to seven years and six months in prison for shooting through his ex-girlfriend’s window in Jan. 2019.

Marcos Benjamin Anaya, 22, was sentenced in court Jan. 7, 2020 for a shooting that happened last year. Anaya received the prison sentence for assault with a deadly weapon and received a seven-year probation sentence for discharging a firearm at a residential structure.

The sentence comes after Anaya went to his ex-girlfriend’s house where she and her new boyfriend were staying, according to authorities. Anaya shot at them after he saw them through a window.

Anaya was originally charged with attempted murder but accepted a plea deal for a lesser charge, according to court records.

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