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Woman shot and killed near 39th Avenue and Camelback, suspect at large

Posted at 5:34 PM, Dec 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-17 11:30:40-05

PHOENIX — A suspect is at large after shooting and killing a woman in Phoenix on Sunday afternoon.

According to Phoenix police, just after 12 p.m. officers responded to an apartment in the area of 39th Avenue and Camelback Road for a report of a shooting.

Police say a woman was shot during an argument. The suspect fled the scene before officers arrived.

The victim was transported to the hospital where she later died. She has since been identified as 43-year-old Sarah Hawkins.

At this point, police say the suspect is believed to be known to the victim.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police or 480-WITNESS.