Tucson police ID man fatally shot outside a VFW

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Authorities have identified a man who was fatally shot outside a VFW on Tucson's south side.

Tucson police said the victim was 39-year-old Michael James.

They said the shooting occurred about 1 a.m. Saturday.

James was taken to a Tucson hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police said the homicide investigation still is in its early stages and they're looking for suspects in the fatal shooting.

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