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TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - A local teenager is behind bars for his alleged involvement in a double homicide that happened in a midtown neighborhood.
Raul Corrales, 19, was arrested Sunday, Sept. 20, for first-degree murder in connection to the killing of two young men earlier this month, according to a news release from the Tucson Police Department.
Investigators stated in the release Corrales was apprehended after he turned himself in.
Manaury Acevedo, 21, and Javier Araiza-Lugo, 20, were found dead near South Dodge and East March Place.
The TPD said officers were called to the area, which is just south of Reid Park, around 9 p.m, Friday, Sept. 18.
Acevedo, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was found in the road with a handgun next to him. An empty SUV was stopped in the road, according to the release.
Araiza-Lupo was found in a nearby alley and was also pronounced dead at the scene.
Acevedo and Araiza-Lupo knew each other and were both in the SUV before the shooting, the release stated.