Suspect In Custody For Tonto Basin Death

A call of shots fired last night sent law enforcement and medical personnel to a home Bar X Road in Tonto Basin. They located a body after making their way inside the home. A person was taken into custody. The Gila County Sheriff’s Office states:

“The deceased individual has been identified as Terri Lou Haught, age 51, from Tonto Basin, Arizona. Next of kin has been notified.

Destry Alan Haught, age 49, of Tonto Basin, Arizona was arrested for manslaughter and booked into the Gila County Jail in Payson, Arizona.”

Gila County Sheriff’s Deputies and “Detectives from the Gila County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Bureau, the Gila County Sheriff’s Office Posse, the Gila County Drug, Gang and Violent Crimes Task Force, Arizona Department of Game and Fish along with Tonto Basin Fire Department responded to the scene.”