Shooting around 27th and northern avenues

The shooting happened a little before 6:00 p.m. in the area of 27th and Northern avenues.

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- A man is dead after a shooting at a Phoenix bus stop Sunday evening.

Police say officers found a man on the ground next to a bus stop near 27th and Northern avenues around 5:30 p.m. The man, identified as 28-year-old Damian Relierford, suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Relierford was taken to a hospital where he died. 

Police say during the investigation, it was determined Relierford and the suspect were involved in a fight prior to the shooting. Police say drugs and stolen property might have been the reason for the shooting.

The investigation remains ongoing and the suspect has yet to be identified.


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