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Man sought after deadly shooting at apartment near 19th Avenue/Mountain View Road

Posted: 9:29 AM, Jul 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-06 16:37:56Z

Police are looking for a 25-year-old man who police believe was involved in a deadly shooting earlier this week in Phoenix. 

Around 4:20 a.m. Tuesday, officers were called to a home near 19th Avenue and Mountain View Road where a shooting occurred. 

The suspect, identified as Anthony Guillermo Ramirez, is accused of shooting 38-year-old Robert F. Candelaria two times, killing him. The suspect also attempted to shoot another man but was unsuccessful. 

Police say investigators have developed probable cause to arrest Ramirez for homicide, however, he has not yet been located after fleeing from the shooting scene. 

Ramirez is described as a Hispanic male, 5 feet, 7 inches tall and 135 pounds.

Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call Phoenix Police. Silent Witness is offering a reward up to $1,000. Callers can reach Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS. 

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