Sergeant Michael Pooley
Media Relations Unit
On Tuesday, July 30th, 2013 Tempe Police arrested 22 year old Moises Gutierrez for the murder of a 21 year old victim. This incident took place in the early morning hours at the intersection of 48th St and Baseline. While still in his vehicle Gutierrez shot the victim who was in another vehicle behind him. The victim was known to Gutierrez.
Gutierrez was quickly detained with the assistance of a Federal Law Enforcement Officer who pulled up on the scene just after the shooting. There were no other injuries to anybody else.
Gutierrez was booked into Tempe City Jail for 1st degree murder, drive-by shooting, and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.