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Man found dead with obvious signs of trauma near Phoenix canal

Oct 23, 2023, 7:00 AM

Sun setting over the canal...

A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead next to a Phoenix canal on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2023. (KTAR News Photo)

(KTAR News Photo)

PHOENIX — A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead next to a Phoenix canal, authorities said.

Officers responded to a call about an injured person near Indian School Road and 67th Avenue around 7 a.m. Sunday, the Phoenix Police Department said.

When they arrived, 35-year-old Lee Trevizo was found dead with obvious signs of trauma to his body, police said.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151 or, to remain anonymous, Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS (948-6377) or 480-TESTIGO (837-8446) for Spanish.

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Man found dead with obvious signs of trauma near Phoenix canal