On June 8, 2018, the US Marshal’s located a suspect in a Tucson homicide, 37-year-old Daniel Miller in Phoenix. He was arrested in connection with the death of 54-year-old Michael Grove and the attempted murder of his ex-girlfriend.
According to Tucson Police, Miller injured himself as he attempted to flee but was taken into custody.
Miller was transported to a local Phoenix hospital. Once released, he will be booked into jail on the felony arrest warrant for one count of First Degree Murder and one count of DV/Attempted Murder.
On June 7, 2018, just after 7:00 a.m., Tucson Police officers responded to the 200 block of West Illinois Street for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located Mr. Grove and an adult female lying in the roadway with obvious signs of gunshot trauma.
Tucson Fire responded and transferred both victims to a local area hospital with life-threatening injuries. Shortly after arriving at the hospital, Mr. Grove was pronounced deceased.
The female victim is currently in critical/stable condition.
Detectives were able to determine that Mr. Grove was visiting the female victim at her residence when her ex-boyfriend, Miller, arrived at the home. Sometime after arriving, Miller pulled out a handgun and shot both victims. Miller then fled the scene.