Yuma PD: Man dies at hospital of gunshot wounds

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(Source: MGN Online) (Source: MGN Online)
YUMA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Yuma police were investigating a homicide after a man suffering gunshot wounds died at the hospital.

A call about shots being fired brought officers to the 1700 block of West Third Street at around 8:40 p.m. Friday.

The Yuma Fire Department took the victim to Yuma Regional Medical Center with life-threatening wounds. He was later pronounced dead. 

“The identity of the subject is being withheld pending notification of next of kin,” Yuma Police spokeswoman Lori Franklin said.

People with any knowledge of the crime or suspects are asked to call the Yuma Police Department at 928-373-4700 or 78-Crime at 928-782-7463 to remain anonymous.

[Google map: 1700 N. 3rd Street in Yuma]

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