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12-year-old girl, 31-year-old woman dead after shooting outside Phoenix home

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Two people are dead and one person is in critical condition after a shooting outside a west Phoenix home, according to Capt. Ardell Deliz with the Phoenix Fire Dept. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Two people are dead and one person is in critical condition after a shooting outside a west Phoenix home, according to Capt. Ardell Deliz with the Phoenix Fire Dept. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK) Three people were shot outside a Phoenix home. (Source: KPHO/KTVK)
MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

A 12-year-old girl and a 31-year-old woman are dead after a drive-by shooting outside a west Phoenix home, Sgt. Johnathan Howard of the Phoenix Police Department said.

It happened at about 3 a.m. Sunday at a home on Berkeley Road, near 67th Avenue and McDowell Road.

Both the girl and the woman were pronounced dead at the scene.

A third victim, a 33-year-old female, was in extremely critical condition when she was taken to the hospital.

The victims were sitting in a vehicle in front of their own driveway when they were shot. The incident is being described as a drive-by shooting.

"Witnesses reported seeing a male leaving the area in a light-colored (sic) vehicle immediately after the shots were fired," Howard said.Neighbors said they heard as many as nine gunshots.

Investigators have not released any other information about the suspect or the victims.

At this point, it is not clear if the victims were targeted or if this in an incident of random violence.

Anyone with information about this deadly shooting is urged to call Silent Witness at either 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 1-800-343-TIPS (8477). Spanish speakers may call 480-TESTIGO (837-8446). (Click or tap phone number to call from this story on your mobile device.)

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