Man killed in officer-involved shooting identifiedPosted: Updated:
Tucson Police have identified the man who was shot to death in a shopping center parking lot on Wednesday, September 24. 20-year old Santhiel Bustamante of Tucson was shot by an undercover Oro Valley Police Officer when he rammed his car into another police officer's car at North First Avenue and Wetmore Road.
As part of an investigation into drug activity at Canyon Del Oro High School, Oro Valley Police had followed the suspect to different areas of town prior to the shooting. Police were moving in to arrest Bustamante after witnessing a drug deal in the shopping center parking lot when the shooting took place.