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Police investigating homicide near 43rd Avenue and McDowell

Posted at 8:08 AM, Jan 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-18 20:26:01-05

PHOENIX — Phoenix police are investigating a deadly shooting that occurred near 43rd Avenue and McDowell Road Thursday evening.

According to Phoenix police, they responded to calls of shots fired just after 8 p.m. Thursday. When officers arrived, they discovered 20-year-old Angel Rafael Sandoval in the street with gunshot wounds.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

No suspect information has been released by police at this time.

The Phoenix Police Department is asking anyone with information to call the Phoenix Police Department Violent Crimes Bureau at (602) 262-6141 or if individuals with information would like to remain anonymous, they can contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or 480-TESTIGO for Spanish.