Police investigate deadly shooting on Easter Sunday

- Phoenix police officers are investigating after they say a teen was killed overnight in a shooting at a party.

Officers responded to a home near 45th Avenue and Thomas Road at about 3:20 a.m., Sunday, when the sound of shots being fired came from the home.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found 16-year-old Jesse Abrego suffering from a gunshot wound came out of the house and collapsed. Police say he died from his injuries.

Officers have not yet identified a suspect, but they have detained a number of people inside the home for questioning.

If you have any information, please call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

 

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