Shooting at 5th St and Broadway

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed in a Phoenix neighborhood Tuesday night. The victim has been identified as 61-year-old David Mendoza.

According to Sgt. Tommy Thompson, officers responded to reports of shots fired in a neighborhood near 5th Street and Broadway Road. When they arrived, they found a man lying in the street with a gunshot wound. 

He was taken to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead. 

Thompson said there is no information on a suspect. Phoenix police detectives are asking anyone with information to contact the Phoenix Police Department Violent Crimes Bureau at 602-262-6141. To remain anonymous, call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS, or for Spanish speakers, call 480-TESTIGO.


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