Police arrest 18-year-old on suspicion of homicide in Phoenix


An 18-year-old man has been charged with murder as a suspect in the March 19 shooting death of a man in his late Avenue and Van Buren Street, Phoenix police said Tuesday.

Police arrested Herson Robledo on May 20 and charged him with murder and prohibited possession.

He is the suspect in the shooting death of 39-year-old Jacob Schottenbauer. Police found the victim with at least one gunshot wound around 9:45 p.m. on March 19, according to a statement. He died on April 1 from his injuries.

The Medical Examiner’s Office ruled the death a homicide.