Officers arrived at the area at 5:30 a.m. on July 3 after a caller reported that a woman was sitting inside of a car in an alley with what appeared to be gunshot wounds.
Police found 17-year-old Itzel E. Espinoza with shooting injuries, and fire crews pronounced her dead at the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Phoenix Police at 602-262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.
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