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Phoenix PD investigating deadly shooting near 51st Ave and Indian School Rd

Posted at 6:38 AM, Sep 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-10 14:52:06-04

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting near 51st Avenue and Indian School Road.

Officers on scene tell ABC15 they responded to the area for a shooting call. While en route, they got another call that a large party was happening in the same area, near 50th Drive and Coolidge Street.

When they arrived everyone started to leave and a man was found with a gunshot wound, according to police.

He was taken to a hospital in extremely critical condition and was later pronounced dead. He has since been identified as 19-year-old Andres Franco.

Police say a second man was treated at a hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Detectives are still working to identify a shooter. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Phoenix Police Department or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.