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Man shot in Phoenix near 20th Street and Alta Vista Road

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Posted at 6:55 AM, Jul 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-01 09:58:37-04

PHOENIX — Phoenix police are investigating a shooting in south Phoenix.

Officers were called to a home on Alta Vista Road, near 24th Street and Southern Avenue, around midnight for reports of a shooting.

When they arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound, according to Phoenix police.

It's believed the victim was standing in a front yard when shots were fired and he was struck.

He was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, police said.

A suspect has not been identified and a motive remains unclear.