Death Investigation - Update

July 23, 2021

Death Investigation
Tumamoc Hill – 1675 W. Anklam Road
***UPDATE – July 23, 2021***

TUCSON, Arizona – On July 21, 2021, at 7:10 p.m., The University of Arizona Police Department (UAPD) responded to Tumamoc Hill at 1675 W. Anklam Road regarding a report of human remains found by an unrelated person near the top of the hill.

Officers from UAPD arrived on scene and located the body of a deceased individual in an advanced stage of decomposition. Detectives with UAPD continued the investigation and an autopsy was conducted on July 23, 2021.

A unique tattoo assisted in positively identifying the victim as a 31-year-old White male with no obvious signs of trauma. The identity of the victim is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact UAPD at 621-UAPD (8273). If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the UAPD Tips Line at 621-TIPS (8477) or 88-CRIME.


Contact: Jesus Aguilar #1803
Public Information Officer
Case# U2107210010