Arrest warrant issued for suspect in fatal August shooting in Phoenix
PHOENIX — An arrest warrant has been issued for the suspect in a double-shooting that left a woman dead in Phoenix last year, authorities said Wednesday.
Turrail Lightfoot, 44, is wanted in the August death of 37-year-old Latoya Davis, the Phoenix Police Department said in a press release.
Police said Lightfoot fled to Lincoln, Nebraska, soon after the shooting.
A grand jury issued a warrant for Lightfoot’s arrest on charges of first-degree murder and aggravated assault, police said.
Lightfoot is accused of shooting Davis and a 35-year-old woman at the intersection of 25th and Adams streets on Aug. 25.
On 8/25/22 around 9:20 p.m. suspect Turrail Lightfoot shot victims, Latoya Davis and Alicia Crosby, near 25th St/Adams. He has fled to Lincoln, NB. He is wanted for 1st degree murder and aggravated assault. Contact @SilentwitnessAZ at 480-WITNESS with any info. pic.twitter.com/wxQrwA5pb3
— Phoenix Police (@PhoenixPolice) January 18, 2023
Both victims were taken to a hospital. Davis later died of her injuries. The other woman survived.
A reward of up to $2,000 is available for information leading to Lightfoot’s arrest.
The suspect is 6 feet tall and weighs 175 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.
Tips can be submitted to the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151 or anonymously to Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446) for Spanish.
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