TEMPE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Tempe Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead.
Officers responded to the intersection of Baseline and Priest Monday night to find one man shot inside of a vehicle. He was taken to a hospital and later died from his injuries.
DEADLY SHOOTING:— Marcy Jones Fox 10 (@MarcyJonesFox10) September 18, 2018
Tempe Police & Hazmat crew on scene at Baseline & Priest after the shooting. Police say two men were in a car when one pulled out a gun and shot the other. The suspect took off from the scene, the victim did not survive & a woman witnessed it all @FOX10Phoenix pic.twitter.com/rzomydKW0X
Police are looking for Matthew Joshua Uriarte, 24. He's accused of shooting and killing Marco Antonio Hernandez, 28.
Investigators say Uriarte was inside the vehicle with Hernandez but then left the scene on foot. They say the shooting happened over an argument the two were having about a monetary debt.
Police consider Uriarte to be armed and dangerous. If you have any information please call Tempe Police at (480) 350-8311.
Tempe PD is seeking the public's assistance in locating Matthew Uriarte. If you know of his whereabouts please call Tempe Police at 480-350-8311. pic.twitter.com/YRD3JSSip2— Tempe Police (@TempePolice) September 19, 2018
Police say a female witness stayed on the scene, and that the suspect may be known by her and the victim.
The roadway was reopened early Tuesday morning.
The roadway is back open. Thank you for your patience! https://t.co/c39kbNWwmt— Tempe Police (@TempePolice) September 18, 2018