Man stabbed to death at homeless camp

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A 44-year old man is being held in the Pima County Jail on 1st Degree murder charges for allegedly stabbing a man to death at a homeless camp. Police arrested Dennis Brewer for the death of 40-year old Ronnie Johnson, whose body was found in the 1400 block of North Silverbell Road on Wednesday, November 12.

Investigators say a witness told them that Brewer stabbed Johnson after the two became involved in an argument at the homeless camp. The witness followed the suspect to a residence in the 900 block of North Alder Avenue, where Brewer was later arrested by police.