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Man found stabbed to death in Phoenix lot

Man found stabbed to death in Phoenix lot

Man found with several stab wounds after fight in apartment parking lot. 

July 20, 2014 11:45 am
Police: Phoenix priest killed with colleague's gun

Police: Phoenix priest killed with colleague's gun

PHOENIX — A homeless ex-convict with a history of violence and drug abuse was arrested Monday on suspicion of killing a clergyman with a handgun that had been retrieved by another priest after he was hit with an iron rod at a Phoenix church, police said. Police say the Rev. Joseph Terra wen…

June 16, 2014 10:33 am Related

Judge won't force city to resume sick-time selling policy

A judge on Friday denied a request by Tucson’s police union to order the city to continue counting unused sick days toward their pensions.

June 06, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
Phoenix woman accused of killing kitten

Phoenix woman accused of killing kitten

PHOENIX — A Phoenix woman is facing animal cruelty and abuse charges for allegedly killing a kitten by throwing it off a third-floor balcony. Patricia Gaffin had her initial court appearance Tuesday. She was released with conditions including a prohibition on her coming into contact with an…

April 29, 2014 1:41 pm Related

Man critically wounded by Phoenix police officer

PHOENIX — Phoenix police say a man is in critical condition after he tried to assault an officer seated in his patrol vehicle.

March 23, 2014 5:15 pm

Woman charged in Phoenix sports bar shooting

PHOENIX — A woman suspected of shooting two men outside a central Phoenix sports bar is facing a murder charge.

March 23, 2014 1:03 pm

Three-year-old dies in south Phoenix crash

A 3-year-old has died after being ejected from a minivan in a wreck in south Phoenix.

August 04, 2013 3:18 pm
Phoenix police: Man vomits on dog, shoots owner and 2 kids

Phoenix police: Man vomits on dog, shoots owner and 2 kids

PHOENIX — A Phoenix man has been arrested in the shooting of another man and two children after the suspect vomited on the victim’s pet, authorities say.

July 11, 2013 12:21 pm Related Loading…
Arizona mom accused of trying to give away baby

Arizona mom accused of trying to give away baby

A woman is facing one count of child abuse after she allegedly tried to give her baby to strangers outside a Phoenix convenience store.

May 16, 2013 4:49 pm Related
Arizona court upholds death sentence in police officer's murder

Arizona court upholds death sentence in police officer's murder

The Arizona Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a man’s murder conviction and death sentence in the killing a Phoenix police officer in 2007.

April 04, 2013 10:27 am Related

Body found matches description of Phoenix shooting suspect

PHOENIX (AP) — A landscaper in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa found a body in bushes early Thursday that matches the suspect in an office shooting that killed a man and critically wounded another, police said.

January 31, 2013 9:26 am
Gunman kills 1, wounds 2 at Phx. office

Gunman kills 1, wounds 2 at Phx. office

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January 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Gunman kills 1, wounds 2 at Phx. office

Gunman kills 1, wounds 2 at Phx. office

PHOENIX - A gunman opened fire at a Phoenix office complex on Wednesday, killing one person, wounding two and setting off a manhunt. Police warned the public that he was "armed and dangerous."

January 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

1 killed, 2 injured in shooting at Phoenix office complex

PHOENIX — A gunman opened fire at a Phoenix office complex on Wednesday, killing one person, wounding two others and setting off a manhunt. Police warned the public that he was “armed and dangerous.”

January 30, 2013 12:00 pm

Sick girl who left Phoenix hospital appears safe

PHOENIX — An 11-year-old leukemia patient whose whereabouts have been unclear since her mother unexpectedly took her from a Phoenix hospital last month appeared to be safe and cared for, according to an interview broadcast Wednesday.

December 12, 2012 4:07 pmLoading…
Phoenix daycare operators arrested in child death

Phoenix daycare operators arrested in child death

PHOENIX — A Phoenix couple who ran a childcare business out of their home face felony child abuse charges after a 3-year-old girl died after being discovered not breathing in the home, police said.

December 12, 2012 12:31 pm

Missing girl with leukemia being treated in Mexico, dad says

PHOENIX — The father of a girl with leukemia who was taken out of an Arizona hospital says his daughter is doing well and being treated in Mexico.

December 05, 2012 12:19 pmLoading…
Phoenix man arrested in fatal stabbing of wife

Phoenix man arrested in fatal stabbing of wife

PHOENIX — A man accused in the fatal stabbing of his wife at their Phoenix home now is in custody.

November 01, 2012 4:07 pm
Phoenix man accused of beating his infant daughter

Phoenix man accused of beating his infant daughter

PHOENIX — A Phoenix man is suspected of beating his baby daughter after smoking synthetic marijuana and hallucinating that he was in hell, authorities say.

October 16, 2012 2:44 pm

Report gives details of AZ Atty. Gen. Horne's alleged hit-and-run

PHOENIX — An FBI probe into campaign finance activities of Attorney General Tom Horne is landing him in hot water of a different degree over an alleged hit-and-run accident.

October 01, 2012 9:15 pmLoading…

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