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Man killed in south Phoenix shooting

A 19-year-old man was found dead with a gunshot wound.
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PHOENIX — A man was found dead after responding to a shooting Thursday night in south Phoenix.

The victim was found with a gunshot wound outside a business near 19th and Southern avenues.

Phoenix police identified the victim as 19-year-old Carlos Garcia.

Police were responding to a shooting when the victim was found. Phoenix Fire Department crews responded and pronounced the man dead.

Phoenix detectives are working to identify a suspect description and the motive.

Anyone with information about the shooting and Garcia's death can call police (602)262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS, or 480-TESTIGO for Spanish speakers.

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