Suspect arrested in homicide of man in motel parking lot

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A suspect wanted in connection with the homicide of a man in a motel parking lot has been arrested, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office said Wednesday.

Kenneth Ray Bastidos was taken into custody by the Flagstaff Police Department without incident and charged with first-degree murder.

Bastidos is alleged to have fatally shot Michael House in the parking lot of a Super 8 at 58th Avenue and Broadway on May 4.

Another suspect, Jose Ocampo, was taken into custody the next day at a Motel 6 in Lakewood.

Police said Bastidos was a suspect in a car chase with officers last week, ABC15 Arizona reported. He was booked into the Coconino County Jail.