Two men are dead after a potentially drug-related early-morning shooting at a home in southwest Phoenix, Arizona
Phoenix police and fire department crews responded to a reported shooting after 3:30 a.m. on June 25.
DEADLY SHOOTING: PHX police confirming 2 males dead after a early morning shooting in a neighborhood off of 51st Ave & Baseline. Investigation into what lead up to the gunfire ongoing…No threat to the public at this time. @FOX10Phoenix #Fox10phoenix pic.twitter.com/zLuGpdu77m
— Marcy Jones Fox 10 (@MarcyJonesFox10) June 25, 2018
The Phoenix Fire Department transported an adult male with a gunshot wound in extremely critical condition to a local hospital where he eventually died, Capt. Rob McDade told AZFamily.
A second man was found dead of a gunshot wound at the site, Sgt. Vince Lewis of the Phoenix Police Department told Fox News.
A third person might have been on the scene at the time and might have been wounded as well. Police are canvassing local hospitals looking for anyone matching the third person’s description.
Lewis said two individuals have been taken in for questioning about the crime.
According to police, there were signs of drug dealing at the residence.