Arrest made, suspect sought after victim found dead in burned-out car

Police officers have made an arrest after a man was found dead in the trunk of a burned out car, and they're now searching for a second person in this case.

43-year-old Douglas Aukerman was arrested in connection with the murder of Curtis Oliver of Mesa.  Oliver's remains were found in the trunk of a vehicle that was found burning in Tucson in the desert of the Tucson Mountain District on August 23rd.  Avra Valley Fire crews discovered his remains in the trunk of the vehicle after putting out the flames.

Pima County Sheriff's Deputies continue to search for a second person in this case, 29-year-old Deanna Huber, who is known to be living in the Valley.  She was last seen driving a silver or gray Chrysler PT cruiser with a phony Arizona license plate BJD-4271.  Anyone with information is urged to call police.

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories You May Be Interested In – includes Advertiser Stories