PHOENIX — Phoenix police say a man who called 911 to report he was involved in a shooting has been arrested in the killings of two men found dead at an auto salvage yard.
Police say 26-year-old Manuel Orejel was arrested Monday after he called 911 from the Glendale apartment of his sister-in-law about a half-hour after the killings in Phoenix of men ages 30 and 47.
Sgt. Alan Pfohl says detectives determined that Orejel and the victims knew each other and that the killings were the result of an ongoing dispute.
The victims’ identities weren’t released.
Orejel appeared in court Tuesday. He didn’t have an attorney who could comment on the allegations.
The auto salvage facility is located near South 32nd Avenue and West Broadway Road.