Phoenix police Sgt. Vince Lewis told the Associated Press that it was not known at this time if Pitt's murder had any connection to his work as a forensic psychiatrist who has testified and aided in a number of high-profile cases, including the 1996 murder of child beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey.
Veleria Sharp, 48, and Laura Anderson, 49, were both shot about 2:15 p.m. on Friday near the law office where they worked as paralegals.
A forensic psychiatrist who aided in the murder investigation of JonBenet Ramsey was shot dead outside his Arizona office.
Phoenix police released a sketch of the suspect who they say shot and killed Dr. Steven Pitt Thursday night.
Police are searching for a suspect after a man was found dead at the scene of a shooting near 71st Street and Greenway Road.
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Pitt was brought onto the investigation in 1997 by local police and a district attorney looking to understand the psychiatric state of a potential killer. According to Scottsdale police, one of the women managed to walk to an intersection for help despite suffering a gunshot wound to the head.
The suspect is described as a white man, bald and was last seen wearing a dark-colored hat with a short brim.
Hoster said there was no indication that family members of the victims were in danger. "We're asking for help from the public".
A double homicide on Friday is connected to the shooting of Steven Pitt a day earlier, police said.
Pitt was involved in the police investigation into the 1996 murder of JonBenet Ramsey. After Pitt's consultation on the "Baseline Killer", the suspect, Mark Goudeau, was convicted and sentenced to death in 2011 for nine murders. She was more than a coworker, she was a friend, a mother, grandmother, daughter and wife and gave all of herself to her family, her friends and her work.