TUCSON, Ariz. — Pima County authorities said the body of a man has been
found in the desert and the case is being investigated as a homicide.
County sheriff’s officials said the body, which showed signs of trauma, was discovered about 6:30 a.m. Monday.
They said San Xavier District deputies responded to a man down in the desert
near San Joaquin Road and Snyder Hill Road, on the city’s far southwest side.