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Parker Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Voluntary Manslaughter

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Arizona

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Anthony William Delgado, 28, of Parker, Arizona, was sentenced last week by United States District Judge Steven P. Logan to 144 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release. Delgado pleaded guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter.

On October 24, 2021, Delgado struck the victim multiple times in the head and face with a sledgehammer, causing the victim to sustain fatal injuries. The victim died one week later. Delgado is an enrolled member of the Colorado River Indian Tribes (CRIT) and the offense occurred on the CRIT Reservation.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the CRIT Police Department conducted the investigation in this case. Assistant U.S. Attorneys Christina J. Reid-Moore and LeighAnn M. Thomas, District of Arizona, Phoenix, handled the prosecution.


CASE NUMBER:           CR-22-00427-PHX-SPL
RELEASE NUMBER:    2023-112_Delgado

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Zach J. Stoebe
Telephone:  (602) 514-7413

Updated July 27, 2023

Violent Crime
Press Release Number: 2023-112_Delgado