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Phoenix police search for suspect after woman fatally shot ordering food

Jul 18, 2021, 2:00 PM
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PHOENIX — The Phoenix Police Department is looking for a suspect after a woman was shot and killed while ordering from a food truck Sunday morning, authorities said.

Police responded to the area near McDowell Road north of the Loop 202 around 3:30 a.m. about a reported shooting.

Destiny McClain, 23, was found with life-threatening injuries and transported to a nearby hospital where she was later pronounced dead, authorities said.

Further investigation lead police to believe the unknown suspects were shooting from a car in the area, with the gunfire traveling in the direction of McClain and striking her.

Police have no viable suspect description.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Phoenix police at 602-262-6151 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446) for Spanish.

No additional information was available.

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