PHOENIX — Phoenix police have made an arrest in a shooting that led to a deadly rollover crash on September 24.
Police say detectives developed probable cause to arrest 35-year-old Steven Orona Thursday in connection to the incident.
Orona allegedly shot the driver and sole occupant of the car, Larry Milligan, 39, near 7th Avenue just south of Interstate 17.
Milligan was pronounced dead on the scene.
Following the incident, police released a video and photos on social media searching for the suspect.
HAVE YOU SEEN THIS VEHICLE? Yesterday, it was seen in the area of 7th Ave/I-17 shortly after a shooting which left Larry Milligan fatally injured. Larry was driving when he was shot and lost control of his vehicle. If you have info call PHXPD or @SilentwitnessAZ at 480-WITNESS. pic.twitter.com/6454Q4fWmh— Phoenix Police (@PhoenixPolice) September 25, 2020
Orona was arrested nearly two months later and allegedly admitted to shooting the victim, Phoenix police say.
He has been booked into the Maricopa County Jail for one count of 1st degree murder, and one count of a drive-by shooting.