- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 16, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - A man accused in the 2012 shooting death of a janitor at a Scottsdale medical complex has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

At a change of plea hearing Tuesday, Joseph Robert Castillion also pleaded guilty to theft of means of transportation.

He’s scheduled to be sentenced July 16.

Castillion, of Phoenix, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder and other charges after the April 24, 2012 shooting of 45-year-old Reynaldo Cruz Ramos.

Scottsdale police say Ramos and a female co-worker were at different buildings at the complex when the woman said she heard a noise she thought was cleaning equipment.

She went to check on Ramos about 10 minutes later and found him laying outside the complex and bleeding.

Ramos was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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