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Man dies after being shot near 5th Street and Broadway Road

Posted at 7:44 AM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 15:57:17-04

PHOENIX — Phoenix police say a man has died after being shot Tuesday evening near 5th Street and Broadway Road.

The victim is being identified as 61-year-old David Mendoza.

According to the Phoenix Police Department, officers responded to the area around 8:30 p.m. for reports of shots fired.

When they arrived, they found a man lying in the street suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Paramedics took him to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

A motive for the shooting remains unclcear.

Anybody who may have information is urged to contact police at 602-262-6141 or 480-WITNESS to remain anonymous.

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