Erik Tellez, 47

Phoenix, Arizona
March 04, 2015

Agencies: Phoenix Police Department Arizona

Cause of death: Shooting

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Last updated: almost 6 years ago


Officers were called to a park near 20th Street and Thomas Road for a report of a man acting suspicious at around 4:45 p.m. Saturday.

The man said people were there with guns and he needed help. "He called us and indicated to us that he believed people, snipers, were pointing rifles at him," Phoenix Police Sgt. Jonathan Howard said.