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Phoenix PD: Man's death investigated as homicide

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PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Phoenix police said the death of a 23-year-old Hispanic man is being investigated as a homicide.

The unidentified man's body was found by officers about 11:30 p.m. Thursday in the road near 2800 E. Roeser Rd., said Phoenix police Sgt. Steve Martos.

Police were called by a person reporting gunshots in the area, but investigators were unable to find any witnesses, Martos said, adding the public's help is needed.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Phoenix Police Department's Homicide Unit at 602-262-6141. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (480-948-6377).

No other information was immediately available.

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