- Associated Press - Sunday, January 15, 2017

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Police in Tempe say they’re searching for a suspect after the body of a shooting victim was found in a home’s backyard.

Officers were asking neighbors to remain inside their homes Sunday morning while officers combed the area with police dogs and the police helicopter.

Police say a man was shot in a backyard near Baseline Road and Mill Avenue and he died from his injuries.

Officers were patrolling the neighborhood when they heard multiple shots fired.

They found the house and located the dead man in the backyard.

Police say there were several individuals inside the home at the time of the shooting and witnesses say the suspect ran off.


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