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May 17, 2014 6:33 PM by Sam Salzwedel

Man charged with murder after suspected drunk driving crash

TUCSON - After a fatal accident and DUI investigation, a 21-year-old man is charged with Second Degree Murder.

On May 17 around 2:30 a.m., Jean Villena-Celis was speeding westbound on Roger Road, according to Tucson Police. At Mountain Avenue, he rear-ended another car.

The driver of the other car, Juan Lorenzo Avila-Arce, 63, died at the scene.

Officers saw signs Villena-Celis was intoxicated, according to TPD. He was booked in the Pima County Jail and charged with Criminal Damage along with Second Degree Murder.


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