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Man fatally shot in west Phoenix

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Posted at 10:27 AM, Oct 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-01 13:27:27-04

Phoenix police are searching for a suspect in a shooting a man dead after an argument.

Sgt. Mercedes Fortune says the incident occurred Sunday around 7:50 p.m. near 35th Avenue and McDowell Road.
    
According to police, the victim and the suspect were arguing when the suspect pulled out a gun.
    
The victim, who has not been identified, was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
    
Fortune says the suspect fled before officers arrived.
    
Anyone with information is asked to contact Phoenix police or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.