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18-year-old found shot and killed near Paradise Valley High School in Phoenix

Feb 12, 2022, 9:03 AM | Updated: Feb 17, 2022, 8:28 am

(Paradise Valley Police Department / Facebook)...

(Paradise Valley Police Department / Facebook)

(Paradise Valley Police Department / Facebook)

PHOENIX — An 18-year-old man was found dead near Paradise Valley High School on Friday night, according to police.

The man was found with multiple gunshot wounds and signs of trauma near the intersection of 40th Street and Bell Road when police arrived on the scene. He was identified as Vincente Ladua, the Phoenix Police Department said in a press release.

Witnesses said that man shot Ladua several times before leaving the scene, police said.

On Feb. 17, police said Mykal Drew, 21, has been arrested in the case.

No additional information was made available.

Anybody with information about the case was asked to call Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446) for Spanish.

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18-year-old found shot and killed near Paradise Valley High School in Phoenix