Homicide and crash under investigation in south Phoenix

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PHOENIX – Detectives are investigating a murder in south Phoenix.

The killing took place Tuesday evening near 17th Street and Southern Avenue. Witnesses say two pick-up truck drivers were traveling east on Southern Avenue when gunshots were heard.

The victim then reportedly crashed into another car.

It is unclear what motivated the shooting or if police have a suspect in custody.

Further details will be provided as they become available.