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Police investigating homicide after man shot dead in Mesa

Police say the shooting happened on Olive Drive near Broadway Road and Horne.
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MESA, Ariz — Police say a man was shot dead in Mesa Saturday evening and officers are investigating the homicide. 

According to Mesa PD, around 6:45 p.m., officers responded to a gunshot call on Olive Drive near Broadway Road and Horne and found an adult male with a gunshot wound. 

The victim was declared dead on scene. 

Police did not say whether a suspect is in custody or if one has been identified. 

The investigation is ongoing. We will provide updates as Mesa PD makes them available.