Phoenix man dies after shooting son, then himself
PHOENIX — Phoenix police say a man shot his adult son before taking his own life.
Authorities responded to a home near 52nd Street and Bell Road in northeast Phoenix Tuesday morning.
Police found the victim with a gunshot wound in the back.
They say the victim’s father shot him and then himself.
The father was pronounced dead at the scene.
The son was taken to a hospital. His condition was not immediately known.
Investigators believe the two were in an altercation before the father began shooting.