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Man and woman shot and killed in west Phoenix home

Police said that detectives are investigating the scene, but information is limited at this time.

PHOENIX — Phoenix police are investigating the death of a man and a woman following a shooting in west Phoenix early Sunday morning.

Phoenix police responded to a call about a shooting around 4 a.m. in the area of 2600 North 53rd Avenue.

Authorities say they found with 21-year-old Francisco Velazquez and 19-year-old Madali Acosta Robles with gunshot wounds in the back of a residence in the area.

Both people died of their injuries on the scene.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Phoenix police or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

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