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Police: Security guard murdered while on duty

Jeffrey Bellemare was killed Friday morning Jeffrey Bellemare was killed Friday morning
Security guard murdered in West Phoenix Security guard murdered in West Phoenix
PHOENIX (CBS5) -

Police are looking for a killer who murdered an on-duty security guard at a West Phoenix apartment complex early Friday morning.

Neighbors say they heard a pair of gunshots at the Graybriar Apartments at 1:30 a.m. and when police arrived, they found Jeffrey Bellemare, 59, dead in a walkway between two apartments.

Bellemare, a retired carpenter, had been working as a security guard at the complex on Maryvale Parkway near Indian School Road.

Police say they have very little information on possible murder suspects but witnesses did report a suspicious car leaving the area immediately following the shooting.

Phoenix Police are looking for a car described as an older model sedan with a light-colored vinyl top and damage to the front fender.

Anyone with information can call the Phoenix Violent Crimes Bureau or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.

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