Gilbert man arrested in connection to death of 22-year-old woman

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Posted at 8:04 PM, Jan 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-18 14:27:30-05

GILBERT, AZ — Gilbert police say a 46-year-old man has been arrested in connection to the death of a 22-year-old woman who was found dead inside a home on January 5.

Gilbert police say Dwayne Toone and the victim, Raeanna Ferguson, were roommates.

Ferguson was found dead inside Toone’s home near Higley and Guadalupe roads.

Officials later found Toone at a nearby home where he attempted suicide. He was taken to the hospital for treatment and was ultimately arrested Monday in connection to her death.

Toone faces one count of second-degree murder. He was booked into the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office jail. No other details on the incident have been released.

The investigation remains ongoing.