Weather Alerts 7 View »

Police identify man shot in car

Police identify man shot in car

CREATED Oct. 1, 2012 - UPDATED: Oct. 3, 2012

Web Producer: Rikki Mitchell

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A man died Monday after police found him in a car with a gunshot wound.

Sgt. Chris Widmer with Tucson Police tells KGUN9 that 46-year-old Henry Amado was found in a car at 206 E. Yavapai Rd, near Prince Road and Stone Avenue.

He was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Police are calling the death a homicide and detectives are in the initial phases of the investigation. 

It is unknown how long the man was in the vehicle before he was discovered, says Widmer.