- Associated Press - Sunday, July 3, 2016

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities are investigating after the body of a man was found on a Mesa roadway.

Maricopa County Sheriff’s deputies say they received reports of shots fired early Sunday near 99th Street and University Drive.

Responding deputies located a man who had clearly been shot. He was pronounced dead.

Deputy Joaquin Enriquez says the victim was inside truck that had a door open.

Authorities are working to identify the 29-year-old victim, who is from Mesa.

Enriquez says the investigation is still in the early stages.

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