Phoenix PD: 'Drug transaction' leads to fatal shooting
CLOSE Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com
One teenager was dead and another was in serious condition after a Phoenix shooting Sunday afternoon, officials said.
Officers were called to the area of 67th Avenue and Baseline Road just after 1:30 p.m., according to Sgt. Johnathan Howard, a Phoenix police spokesman. Witnesses told them two groups were involved in an "illegal drug transaction" when shots were fired, Howard said.
One of the teens was shot in the chest,... read more
- 12:07 Arizona Diamondbacks trade history: Notable deals
- 12:03 Phoenix has fewer than 100 homes left from 19th century. Here's...
- 12:03 Phoenix mulls harassment, discrimination policy for council members
- 12:03 Phoenix to debate cost of Donald Trump visit, use of chemical...
- 11:31 'Blue Dreams': How mood-altering drugs saved author Lauren Slater...
- 11:27 Ranking biggest NFL draft busts of all time
- 11:01 Chandler schools superintendent to discuss controversial Snapchat...
- 11:01 Habitat Metro plans second apartment project in downtown Mesa
- 11:01 Restaurant inspections: 6 Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list
- 09:58 Trump again attacks Obama over Russia