Thursday, September 4, 2014
"TUCSON, AZ — A mother, her baby, and two dogs were shot and killed in the front yard of an eastside home.
"Police were called to an apartment complex on the 1300 block of North Bonanza Avenue, near east Speedway between North Houghton and North Harrison Roads, for reports of multiple gunshots fired just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.
"Heather Marcucci, 34, 7-week-old Jase David DeBaker and two dogs were found dead in the front yard of the home, from gunshot-inflicted wounds.
"Jeremy DeBaker, 21; was found dead in front of the home from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
"Marucci and Jeremy DeBaker lived together at the home with the child, police say.
"Tucson police Sgt. Pete Dugan, a spokesman for the department, said police are investigating the crime as a double murder/suicide."