Jose Rodriguez

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- Phoenix Police are investigating a shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy on August 1st. It happened just after 7 p.m. near 67th Avenue and McDowell Road.

Investigators on the scene say officers responded to the area and located the teen with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries. He was later identified as 16-year-old Jose Rodriguez.

16-year-old teen shot, in critical condition after shooting in Phoenix

Silent Witness released information about two possible suspects. The first suspect has identified as an 18-year-old Hispanic man with long curly hair and was wearing dark clothes. The second suspect was an 18-year-old man with short hair and also wearing dark clothes. They were seen driving in a dark colored four door sedan. 

Detectives are asking if anyone has anyone has any information to call Violent Crimes Bureau at 602-262-6141 or to remain anonymous, call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS. Silent Witness is offering up to $1,000 for any information. 

Stay with Arizona's Family for the latest on this incident.


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