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Arrest made in homicide investigation near 19th Avenue and Northern

Posted at 10:44 PM, Jul 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-17 01:44:20-04

PHOENIX — A 21-year-old man has been killed inside an apartment near 19th and Northern avenues Thursday.

Phoenix police say at around 8:45 a.m. they responded to the apartment on an injured person call. When they arrived on scene, they found 21-year-old Grant Draper with fatal wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials say they have probable cause to arrest a suspect known to Draper in the homicide investigation.

A 28-year-old man was arrested and booked into Maricopa County Jail.

Officials have not yet released the name or mug shot of the suspect.