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Authorities found Marcus Turowski, 33, who disappeared during a hike along the Ventana Canyon trail on Sunday morning, dead at about 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Four people have died from heat-related causes following a record-breaking heat wave in the Tucson-area. On Tuesday morning, search and rescue teams found the body of Marcus Turowkski, 33, who disappeared during a hike along the Ventana Canyon trail on Sunday morning. Read more»

Authorities are searching for Marcus Turowski, who went missing Sunday on a hike that killed one man and hospitalized another because of the record high temperatures.

Three people died, and one man remains missing, in separate incidents as record-breaking heat in the valley made outdoor activities dangerous in the Tucson area. Sheriff Chris Nanos said, "We're asking people not only to avoid outdoor activity to the morning, but just to avoid it entirely." Read more»

A map of Tucson-area temperatures Sunday.

A man and woman died in separate incidents while hiking just north of Tucson on Sunday, as authorities conducted three heat-related search and rescue operations in the desert. Temperatures hit 115 degrees at the airport, with other area thermometers reading 116 — just a single degree shy of the all-time record. Read more» 2

A man was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Tucson's Northwest Side Thursday afternoon. Read more»

A 37-year-old woman was killed while crossing a South Side street Tuesday night. Malinda Becker was pronounced dead at a hospital after she was hit by a car outside of a crosswalk, authorities said. Read more» 1

The scene of the fatal crash.

A motorcyclist died on Trico Road on Tuesday night when he was hit by a truck that ran a stop sign. Michael Robert, 41, was declared dead at the scene. Read more»

If you've got stacks of unneeded old papers taking up space, you can get rid of them for free at a Shred-A-Thon on Saturday morning, coordinated by the Pima County Sheriff's Department. Read more»

An inmate who walked off a work crew at the Pima Animal Care Center on Saturday morning was found hiding in Midtown and taken into custody Tuesday, authorities said. Read more»

A 28-year-old man died when the SUV he was driving rolled over and he was thrown from the vehicle Sunday night. Read more»

An inmate serving 18 days at the Pima County jail walked off a work crew at the Animal Care Center on Saturday morning. Sarah Herrera, 22, had served four days of her 18-day stint for trespassing and shoplifting. Read more»

A 64-year-old woman died at the hospital after the van she was riding in rolled over during a two-vehicle collision on Valencia and Camino de Oeste on Thursday. Read more»


A man missing from his Southeast Side home since Wednesday night has been found "found in good condition," authorities said. Read more»

A man who was shot by a Pima County deputy Tuesday in the parking lot outside a Walgreens near Ina and Oracle is suspected of attempting to rob narcotics from the pharmacy, authorities said. Read more»

A man who was wounded by a Pima County Sheriff's Department deputy on Wednesday afternoon had fled from U.S. marshals a week ago — that incident ended with him stabbing himself in the neck. Read more»

Zoey, who was stolen from her kennel at the Humane Society on Tuesday, has been found.

A puppy who was lifted from a Humane Society kennel has been found "safe and sound" and is back at the shelter, a spokeswoman said Saturday. A woman was arrested on theft charges in the case, authorities said. Read more» 2

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