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PCSD: Woman found dead in Tucson home, suspects on the run

Posted at 2:57 PM, Apr 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-29 17:57:13-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - Pima County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a welfare check in Tucson Friday evening.

Deputies were called to a home at 4200 block of East Dover Stravenue at approximately 7:00 p.m.

Once deputies arrived they found a deceased woman inside with obvious signs of trauma.

The woman has been identified as 73-year-old Julia Rankin.

Detectives arrived on scene to further investigate the incident.

Detectives have identified 41-year-old Shane Martin and 29-year-old Hope Keeter as suspects.

Officials say, the two may have left Arizona and are possibly on their way to Carroll County, Arkansas. This is their last known place of residence.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or contact local law enforcement.