Man killed in exchange of gunfire during dispute with ex-wife

Shooting took place Sunday morning near 37th Ave. and Camelback Road.

PHOENIX - Phoenix police say a man shot just before 10 a.m. Sunday near 37th Avenue and Camelback Road has died.

According to police, the man, Brandon Branch, had been in an ongoing dispute with his ex-wife.

When Branch’s ex-wife and her friend confronted Branch about the ongoing issues he pulled out a handgun threatening to kill her.

Police say his ex-wife’s friend pulled out his own handgun and the two men exchanged gunfire.

Branch was the only one hit.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.

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