Teen arrested for man's Sept. murder near Scottsdale

SALT RIVER INDIAN COMMUNITY, Ariz. - An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of killing a man last month behind a convenience store on the Salt River Indian Community near Scottsdale.

Scottsdale resident Juan Burns was arrested around 11 p.m. Sunday near Brown Road and Country Club Drive in Mesa.

Salt River police worked with the FBI and the U.S. Marshal Service to locate and arrest Burns before booking him into the Maricopa County jail.

He faces one count of homicide in relation to the Sept. 25 killing of Mesa resident Justin Gaston, 35, which police believe happened near Hayden and McKellips roads.

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