Homicide Ruled in Phoenix Shooting Death: Police Seek Information

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Authorities have ruled the death of a man found in North Phoenix as a homicide, the Phoenix Police Department announced.

The incident occurred on the morning of Feb. 6 when police officers responded to a call about an injured person near Black Canyon Access Road and Cactus. Upon arrival, they discovered the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Initial investigations did not reveal any obvious signs of injuries to the man, but an autopsy later revealed that he had sustained a gunshot wound from a small caliber firearm, resulting in his death.

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward and leave an anonymous tip by calling Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS. Spanish speakers can also provide anonymous tips by calling Testigo Silencioso at 480-TESTIGO.

For more information or to provide tips, visit https://www.silentwitness.org/.

The death of the man adds to the ongoing concern about gun violence in the Phoenix area, as authorities continue to work towards solving and preventing such crimes.

Investigators are working hard to gather more information and are calling on the community to come forward with any tips that could aid in solving the case. The tragic death serves as a reminder of the importance of community involvement in combating crime and seeking justice for victims.

As the investigation continues, the police department is making an appeal to the public for any information related to the case, emphasizing the significance of community cooperation in ensuring that justice is served.