- Associated Press - Sunday, October 1, 2017

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Police in Avondale say a man is dead and a woman injured after a shooting outside a sports bar.

They say officers are searching for a person of interest in the Sunday morning incident at the Light House Sports Bar and Grill.

Police say an officer was sitting in a patrol car in the bar’s parking lot when the shooting occurred around 2 a.m.

Authorities have a description of the male shooter and his getaway vehicle.

Police haven’t released the name and age of the victim yet.



A motive for the shooting remains unclear, but police say the shooting may be gang related and a gang task force is at the scene helping with the investigation.

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