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Phoenix police looking for information on a deadly assault

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Posted at 12:39 PM, Jan 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-22 15:30:22-05

Police are trying to determine how a 37-year-old man was critically wounded Saturday night.

Officers from the Phoenix police department were called to a local hospital after a patient with wounds consistent with assault arrived.

The victim did not survive his injuries.

Police later identified the victim as Luke Jones, a 12-year veteran of the Daisy Mountain Fire Department. 

He was off-duty at the time of the incident. 

Police believe the assault occurred at a night club near 19th and Peoria avenues.

Anyone with information should call police or can leave an anonymous tip with Silent Witness by calling 480-WITNESS.

Police are not releasing the victim’s name at this time.