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Owner of Mesa shoe store found dead

Mesa police are looking for anyone who visited the downtown shop Tuesday morning.

MESA, Ariz. — The Mesa Police Department is searching for the suspect who killed the owner of a downtown shoe repair shop on Tuesday. 

Jesus De La Rosa, the owner of Lamb's Boot Repair, was found dead inside his business and his death is being investigated as a homicide. The shop is located near Country Club Drive and Main Street. 

De La Rosa's manner of death is not being released at this time.

Police said they believe the killing is an "isolated incident."

Police are looking to speak to anyone who visited the shop Tuesday between 9 a.m. and noon. Anyone with information can contact 480-644-2211. 

Credit: Mesa Police

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