The deaths of three men are being investigated by Sheriff's detectives

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The Pima County Sheriff's Department is continuing to investigate an apparent shootout that resulted in the deaths of three men at a large property in the 8600 block of West Old Ajo Highway. A caretaker discovered the bodies of two of the men on Monday, September 22, and a subsequent search of the property by police resulted in the discovery of a third body.

Investigators say at least two of the victims died of gunshot wounds, while the cause of death of the third man is still not known. Names of the victims are being withheld pending positive identification.