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UPDATE: Suspect identified in Phoenix West Valley shooting spree that killed one

19-year-old, Ashin Tricarico arrested for murder charges following shooting spree on Phoenix...
19-year-old, Ashin Tricarico arrested for murder charges following shooting spree on Phoenix highway.(Peoria Police Twitter)
Published: Jun. 17, 2021 at 3:34 PM MST|Updated: Jun. 18, 2021 at 2:53 PM MST
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SURPRISE, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - Authorities have identified the suspect in a shooting spree that killed one in the West Valley of Phoenix.

19-year-old Ashin Tricarico of Surprise is facing multiple charges including murder. Authorities say his motive is still unknown.

Eight separate scenes occurred throughout the area in a one-and-a-half-hour time span. The shootings happened in the area of 115th Avenue and Bell Road around noon, the Loop 303 and El Mirage Road in Surprise, and at an off-ramp of Loop 101 and Thunderbird, according to officials.

A total of 13 victims were involved with four of them suffering gunshot wounds. One of the victims died following the incidents according to police. The other three victims who were shot are expected to recover.

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