BUCKEYE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) - One man is dead and another man is in custody after a shooting in Buckeye, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.

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On Monday evening, deputies were called out to the area of 199th Drive and Dunlap Road, which is south of Lower Buckeye Road. Aerials from Arizona's Family News Chopper showed a body on a dirt road coming from the main road. Buckeye Police officers were seen with their guns drawn, pointing them at a man wearing a white shirt. The man slowly walked toward the officers, put his hands on his head and was taken into custody. 

The victim was identified on Wednesday as 44-year-old Isidro Meza. The suspect's name has not been released.

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Detectives didn't say what led up to the shooting. An investigation is underway.

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