On June 9, 2021, simply earlier than 5:00 a.m. Mesa
Police Officers responded to Porter Park, situated at 420 E. 8th St.,
for stories of pictures fired. When officers arrived, they discovered 42-year-old
Tyrone Francisco with gunshot wounds to his physique. He was transported to the
hospital, the place he was pronounced deceased.
One witness instructed officers that two males, one
of which was identified to him, approached he and the sufferer within the park. This
witness mentioned that the person he didn’t know started cursing and yelling at them. As
Tyrone walked away from the confrontation, the person shot him.
On July 27, 2021, officers situated each males
and interviewed them. 21-year-old, Sean
Newton, admitted to officers that he shot and killed Tyrone. He instructed officers that
Tyrone introduced a knife and lunged at him.
Sean was booked into jail for one rely
Second Diploma Murder, ARS 13-1104A2, a category 1 felony. He’s being held on a