Man killed, police arrest suspect after shooting in west Phoenix

Andrew Alvarado was shot and killed near 67th Avenue and Encanto Boulevard in Phoenix. Police arrested Miguel Flores for allegedly shooting Alvarado.

PHOENIX - Police are investigating a shooting that happened in a parking lot near 67th Avenue and Encanto Boulevard Sunday afternoon, according to officers. 

A 27-year-old man was taken to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds in unknown condition, according to firefighters. Bystanders were doing compressions on the victim as crews arrived. The suspect had fled the scene. 

The victim, identified as Andrew Alvarado, was later pronounced dead at the hospital, police said.

Police said Miguel Flores, 26, was arrested just before midnight Sunday. He faces charges of first-degree murder.

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