Police are searching for a suspect after one person was killed and another left seriously injured in a Phoenix shooting Sunday night.
Phoenix Police Sgt. Mercedes Fortune said officers responded to the scene near 24th and Jefferson streets around 9 p.m. after reports that two men had been shot at the light rail platform.
VIDEO: 24th St & Jefferson is CLOSED as @phoenixpolice investigate a shooting with at least two victims. #abc15 pic.twitter.com/aZ7tksOWw2
— Megan Thompson (@MeganABC15) November 28, 2016
Witnesses said it appeared the victims got into an argument with a third man, who then approached the victims with a handgun and opened fire.
Both victims were transported to a nearby hospital. One victim was pronounced dead, and a second remains in extremely critical condition.
The shooter remains on the loose.
Traffic and light rail service have been restricted as police investigate.
Service alert: Due to police investigation at 24th/Jefferson, LR is single tracking using Washington. Use Wash for srv in both directions.
— Valley Metro (@valleymetro) November 28, 2016
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