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Arizona, and great-grandfather fatally shot while riding Lyft: report

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One of Arizona’s great-grandfather was fatally shot in his 52ndwedding birthday party early Monday, while driving to the ride-sharing app Lyft, a report has said.

Harold Treadwell, III, 71, was killed Monday after a bullet was fired into his car, after midnight, while he was driving in Phoenix, arizona. He was punched in the hull and it veered over the median to the crash of the vehicle, according to police.

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At the beginning of Treadwell, his wife, wrote on Facebook that she had just spoken to him on the phone before he was killed. She wanted him to have a happy marriage. “Thank you, God, for allowing me to have that last conversation with him, so I could tell him that I love him!” she wrote.

“May you rest in peace my dear sweet hubby, and a cowboy (that’s my nickname for him!) I’m going to miss you all so much!!!”, she said in a Facebook post in honor of her late husband. Treadwell was a father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

“We are deeply saddened and shocked by this loss. Our condolences go out to the families of Harold Treadwell’s, and all those affected by this tragedy,” a Lyft spokesperson told Phoenix’s KNXV-TV in a statement. “We have been active in assisting the enforcement of the law, and will continue to help in any way we can.”

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The Phoenix Police are working to identify a suspect. Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to call the department at 602-262-6151. Tips may be submitted anonymously, contact Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS or 480-TESTIGO, for Spanish, the station reported. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help Treadwell’s female cover funeral expenses.

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