Woman shot, found dead near roadway in Phoenix

Posted at 2:29 PM, Apr 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-19 17:29:36-04

A woman was found dead near a roadway in Phoenix after being shot, police said. 

On Tuesday around 4:40 a.m., police were conducting a welfare check near 32nd Street and Van Buren Street after neighbors heard gunshots in the area. 

Upon arrival, police found a woman between the ages of 25 and 25 who was dead and near the roadway. 

Police don't have suspect information and are trying to identify the woman. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at (620) 262-6141 or Silent Witness at (480) WITNESS.