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MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- A man is dead after being found with multiple gunshot wounds at a Mesa park, authorities said Wednesday morning.

Officer Richard Encinas said police responded to the area of 8th Street and Mesa Drive for reports of shots being fired and some yelling. Officers arrived to find an unconscious man lying in the park, shot multiple times. Paramedics were called and took the man to an area hospital where he later died. The man has not been identified.

Detectives were still working to learn more about what led up to the shooting, but said they believe it was an "isolated" incident. The investigation is ongoing.


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