Suspect identified after family argument leads to deadly shooting in Goodyear

Police say a man shot to death in a Goodyear neighborhood. Officers had responded to a family argument just hours before.
Published: Jun. 28, 2022 at 5:35 AM MST|Updated: Jun. 29, 2022 at 8:03 AM MST
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GOODYEAR, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Goodyear police have arrested a woman for murder after a man was shot to death at a home in Goodyear early Tuesday morning.

Police responded to reports of a shooting around 1 a.m. Tuesday in a neighborhood near Cotton Lane and Lower Buckeye Road. When officers showed up, they found a 50-year-old man dead. It’s not clear if he was found inside or outside the home. Investigators say they had responded to a family argument just a few hours before the shooting occurred. A suspect was taken into custody later that morning.

Dulcenia Edwards, 48, is facing a second-degree murder charge.
Dulcenia Edwards, 48, is facing a second-degree murder charge.(Arizona's Family)

On Wednesday, Goodyear police identified the suspect as 48-year-old Dulcenia Edwards of Surprise. She’s been booked into the Maricopa County jail, facing a second-degree murder charge.