Chandler police investigating body found in truck

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CHANDLER, Ariz. - Chandler police are looking for information in the homicide of a man found dead Monday morning.

An employee of the Mama Mia Market located near Pecos Road and Arizona Avenue found a deceased male in a pickup truck in the parking lot of the business.

The victim was identified as Wendell Hunter Jr., 53, resident of Chandler.

According to police he died from an apparent gunshot wound.

Chandler police are investigating this as a homicide and encouraging anyone with information to call 480-782-4130 or complete an anonymous tip online at www.chandlerpd.com.