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Shooting suspect arrested after 18-year-old killed in Scottsdale

Jan 21, 2023, 9:46 PM | Updated: Jan 22, 2023, 12:05 pm
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PHOENIX — The suspect who allegedly shot an 18-year-old dead in Scottsdale on Saturday was arrested in Pinal County on Sunday, authorities said.

Officers responded to a reported shooting at an apartment complex near Scottsdale and McDowell roads around 5:30 p.m., the Scottsdale Police Department said.

Terrivonni Santana Williams was found inside the apartment with gunshot wounds, police said.

Williams was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspect, a juvenile boy, was taken into custody around 4:30 a.m. by the Pinal County Regional SWAT team.

He had evaded law enforcement for nearly 12 hours, leaving the scene prior to their arrival.

No additional information was available.

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