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Police: Man shot, killed near Irvington and Liberty

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Posted at 10:37 PM, Aug 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-10 21:19:21-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson Police are investigating a shooting that happened near Irvington Road and Liberty Avenue Monday evening.

Around 9:45 p.m., officers responded to the area of S. Liberty Ave. and W. Irvington Road (near 12th Avenue) for a report of shots fired in the area, according to TPD. Upon arrival, officers found an adult male was found with obvious signs of gunshot trauma, where officers began rendering aid until Tucson Fire medics arrived on scene.

The victim was taken to Banner University Medical with life-threatening injuries, police say. After arriving at the hospital, the victim died.

The victim was identified as 37-year-old Domingo Sebastian Molina. Next of kin was notified.

After detectives responded to the scene and collected evidence, it is believed this was not a random shooting, according to TPD.

Police actively pursuing leads to identify the suspect connected to this incident.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call 88-CRIME.

The investigation is ongoing.