TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) – A man is facing charges after he allegedly shot and killed another man and a teenager at a local park on Friday, Nov. 18.
Officers said they were called around to Rudy Garcia Park, located at 5001 South Nogales Highway. in response to a shooting.
When they arrived, they found 20-year-old Jorge Santini Baragan suffering from gunshot wounds. Though officers tried to treat Baragan at the scene, he was ultimately pronounced dead there.
While canvassing the area, detectives learned that a man and teenager had arrived at Banner UMC’s south campus, and they had both been shot. One of the victims, 17-year-old Haron Mendivil Arballo, died at the hospital.
The surviving shooting victim, Roman Salazar-Solis, was transferred to Banner’s main campus and was treated for his injuries.
Detectives believe Baragan, Arballo and Salazar-Solis had gotten into a fight at Rudy Garcia Park before shots were fired.
Salazar-Solis has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder. He was booked into the Pima County jail, where he remained Monday, with bond set at $1 million.
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