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PD: 2 found shot and killed at south Phoenix home, 3rd person hurt

Posted at 6:37 PM, Jun 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-26 19:29:50-04

Two people are dead, and a third person was hospitalized after a shooting at a south Phoenix home.

Phoenix police responded to the home near 16th Street and Southern Avenue around 5 p.m. Monday after reports from neighbors who had heard shots fired.

As officers arrived, they located two men critically wounded by gunfire. Both were pronounced dead at the scene by fire personnel. 

Police have identified the victims as 28-year-old Ja’Cory Ranger and 35-year-old Ricky Elam, Jr.

The third victim, a 25-year-old man who was brought to the hospital by associates, suffered a non-life-threatening injury.

According to police, several people were at the home when shots were heard. 

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call 480-WITNESS, you can remain anonymous.