Tempe police search for homicide suspect

Tempe police are searching for a shooter near Mill Avenue and Baseline Road on Sunday morning.

Tempe Police responded to reports of a shooting near Second Street and Minton, and when they arrived they say a man was found dead in a backyard.

Tammy Clyburn, a resident of the neighborhood for years said she was shocked to learn what happened.

Police have only described the suspect as a white male who fled the scene on foot. Officers have been searching the area on the ground and by air with help from the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office helicopter.

Neighbors have been asked to stay in their homes and contact 911 if they see or hear anything suspicious.