The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 15-year-old boy who was found dead Sunday inside a home in San Tan Valley.
On Monday, in a series of tweets, PCSO released information that multiple shots fired were reported just after 1 p.m. Sunday at the home, near Hunt Highway and Bella Vista Road. When deputies arrived on the scene, they found a teenager dead inside.
Detectives are investigating the boy’s death as a homicide, PCSO said. No additional details were released.
Sheriff Mark Lamb released a video informing the community that they believed the boy’s death is an isolated incident and families in the area should not be worried about any ongoing safety concerns.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call PCSO at 520-866-5111.