Man in truck shot several times in west Phoenix; suspect sought

Posted at 5:41 AM, Jun 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-09 12:01:05-04

Police are asking for help finding the person responsible for shooting a man sitting in his truck in west Phoenix overnight. 

According to Phoenix Police, officers were called to the area of 91st Avenue and Illini Street around 9 p.m. on Thursday. 

Several witnesses reportedly saw a suspect walk up to a vehicle at the intersection with a rifle in hand. The suspect shot the victim several times, leaving him in critical condition.

Police say the suspect fled the scene on foot and has not been identified. Anyone with information is asked to call police.