Woman's body found in alley behind Phoenix market

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PHOENIX -- Phoenix police are investigating an apparent homicide after a woman's body was found in an alley near 20th Street and Thomas Road Wednesday morning.

According to Sgt. Trent Crump, the body was found in the alley behind a convenience market at 21st and Yale streets at approximately 7:30 a.m.

Crump said the victim appears to be approximately 30 years old.

Residents in the area reported gunshots between 8 p.m. and 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Phoenix Police Department.

Details will be updated as they become available.